HP AdvanceStack hubs contain a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when an attacker bypasses the authentication in the 'web_access.html' administrative page by directly accessing the page. Successful exploitation allows an attacker to change the superuser password and thus able to gain full control of the affected device.
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Integrity
Currently, there are no known upgrades or patches to correct this issue. It is possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround(s):
1. Disable web access using telnet or RS-232 interface
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