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NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Disclosure of Information
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
HP Smart Update Manager (SUM) has addressed the following vulnerabilities:
- The Cross-protocol Attack on TLS using SSLv2 also known as "DROWN", which could be exploited remotely resulting in disclosure of information.
- Multiple OpenSSL vulnerabilities which could be remotely exploited resulting in Denial of Service (DoS) or other impacts.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Smart Update Manager Software (SUM) prior to 7.5.1
BACKGROUNDCVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
HPE has released the following software update to resolve the vulnerabilities in HP Smart Update Manager (SUM):
HISTORY Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
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