Novell GroupWise Messenger Accept Language Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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.

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute code on the
remote host.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-008/

Solution :

Upgrade to Groupwise Messenger 2.0.1 beta3 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 21243 ()

Bugtraq ID: 17503

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0992