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HP Virtual Rooms Client Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
HPSBGN02410 SSRT080135 rev.1 - HP Virtual Rooms Client Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
HPSBGN02410 SSRT080135 rev.1 - HP Virtual Rooms Client Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

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HPSBGN02410 SSRT080135 rev.1 - HP Virtual Rooms Client Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2009-02-24
Last Updated: 2009-02-24

Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code 

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Virtual Rooms client running on Windows. The vulnerability could be exploited to allow remote execution of arbitrary code. 

References: CVE-2009-0208

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Virtual Rooms client v7.0 and earlier running on Windows


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics 
==============================================Reference                         Base Vector               Base Score 
CVE-2009-0208     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)      7.5
==============================================Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Will Dormann of CERT/CC for reporting this vulnerability to security-alert@hp.com 


HP has provided HP Virtual Rooms client v7.0.1 or later to resolve this vulnerability. The upgrade is available from:


HP Virtual Rooms client v7.0.1 can be installed by using the "Test your setup" link at https://www.rooms.hp.com . Select "Test your setup" from the right navigation bar and follow the instructions. 

Note: Installing this new release will also apply the Windows registry ‘kill bit’ for CLSID {00000032-9593-4264-8B29-930B3E4EDCCD}. The kill bit is explained in Microsoft article KB240797 or subsequent. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/240797 . 

To completely remove HP Virtual rooms (HPVR) from your system: 
Use the HPVR cleaner to remove HP Virtual Rooms from your system. The HPVR Cleaner will remove all HPVR executables and clear all registry entries – without the need to install the new version. Follow the instructions under "Removing HPVR components" here: https://www.rooms.hp.com/resources/ . 


Version:1 (rev.1) - 24 February 2009 Initial release 

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy. 

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support channel.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported product, send Email to: security-alert@hp.com 
It is strongly recommended that security related information being communicated to HP be encrypted using PGP, especially exploit information. 
To get the security-alert PGP key, please send an e-mail message as follows:
To: security-alert@hp.com 
  Subject: get key

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To review previously published Security Bulletins visit: http://www.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/secBullArchive.do 

* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the Bulletin number in the title: 

GN = HP General SW
MA = HP Management Agents
MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW
NS = HP NonStop Servers
PI = HP Printing & Imaging
ST = HP Storage SW
TL = HP Trusted Linux
TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
VV = HP VirtualVault
System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.

"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."

©Copyright 2009 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. 

Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for incidental, special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost profits; damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The information in this document is subject to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States and other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.
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