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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0895

Original release date: 12/03/2009
Last revised: 12/04/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in Novell eDirectory 8.7.3.x before 8.7.3.10 ftf2 and 8.8.x before 8.8.5.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an NDS Verb 0x1 request containing a large integer value that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37554
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=524344
External Source: BID
Name: 37184
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3379
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: ISS
Name: 20091124 Novell eDirectory Remote Code Execution
External Source: XF
Name: application-control-request-overflow(50616)
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=545887
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7004912
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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