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Software Vulnerability Information

Update: October 5, 2007

When Cosminexus Agent receives invalid data from a process other than Cosminexus Manager, the Cosminexus Agent process might go down.

Vulnerability ID

HS07-033

Vulnerability description

When Cosminexus Agent receives invalid data from a process other than Cosminexus Manager, the Cosminexus Agent process might go down. Please note that, even if the Cosminexus Agent process goes down, the operations of running applications started by Cosminexus Agent are not affected.

This problem might occur if your system uses Cosminexus Agent. Affected products and versions are listed below. Please upgrade your version to the appropriate version, or apply the Workarounds.

For details about the fixed versions, check your current version and platform, and then contact your Hitachi support service representative.

Affected products

The information is organized under the following headings:

(Example)
Product name: Gives the name of the affected product.

Version:

Platform
Gives the affected version.

Product name: Cosminexus Agent

Version(s):

Windows
03-00 to 03-05
HP-UX
03-00 to 03-05
Solaris
03-00 to 03-05

Product name: Cosminexus Library - Web Edition

Version(s):

Windows
04-00 to 04-01-/B
HP-UX
04-01
Solaris
04-01 to 04-01-/A

Product name: Cosminexus Library - Standard Edition

Version(s):

Windows
04-00 to 04-01-/B
HP-UX
04-01 to 04-01-/A
Solaris
04-01 to 04-01-/A
AIX
04-01 to 04-01-/A

Workarounds

Please carry out the following workaround until the fixed modules are available:

Set filtering rules on the OS or router so that only reliable hosts can access the TCP ports used by Cosminexus Agent.

Revision history

October 5, 2007
This page is released.
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