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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1636

Original release date: 05/26/2009
Last revised: 06/09/2009


Multiple buffer overflows in the Internet Agent (aka GWIA) component in Novell GroupWise 7.x before 7.03 HP3 and 8.x before 8.0 HP2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a crafted e-mail address in an SMTP session or (2) an SMTP command.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.vupen.com/exploits/Novell_GroupWise_GWIA_Email_Address_Remote_Buffer_Overflow_Exploit_1393141.php
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.vupen.com/exploits/Novell_GroupWise_GWIA_SMTP_Command_Remote_Buffer_Overflow_PoC_Exploit_1393140.php
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: gia-email-code-execution(50693)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1393
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022276
External Source: BID
Name: 35065
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=478892
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7003273&sliceId=1
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=482914
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7003272&sliceId=1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090522 Novell GroupWise Internet Agent Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
External Source: BID
Name: 35064
External Source: XF
Name: gia-smtp-code-execution(50692)

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