Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Gain root remotely >> Novell GroupWise Messenger Accept Language Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Novell GroupWise Messenger Accept Language Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for Novell Messenger Messaging Agent Buffer overflow

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

It is possible to execute code on the remote web server.

Description :

The remote host is running Novell Messenger Messaging Agent, an
enterprise instant messaging server for Windows, Linux, and Netware.

This version of this service is running an HTTP server which is
vulnerable to a stack overflow.

A possible hacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute code on the
remote host.

Solution :

Upgrade to Groupwise Messenger 2.0.1 beta3 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 17503

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Proline Cisco GLC-ZX-SM Compatible SFP TAA Compliant Transceiver - SFP (mi
$7.0
Proline Cisco GLC-ZX-SM Compatible SFP TAA Compliant Transceiver - SFP (mi pictureCisco (SFP10GLR) Plug-in Module Transceiver module PROLINE
$59.0
Cisco  (SFP10GLR) Plug-in Module Transceiver module PROLINE pictureProline Cisco SFP-10G-ER Compatible SFP+ TAA Compliant Transceiver - SFP+ t
$495.0
Proline Cisco SFP-10G-ER Compatible SFP+ TAA Compliant Transceiver - SFP+ t pictureAxcen AXGE-5854-0511 SFP-1000SX 1.25Gbps Multimode 850nm SFP Transceiver Qty
$13.33
Axcen AXGE-5854-0511 SFP-1000SX 1.25Gbps Multimode 850nm SFP Transceiver Qty picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.