Novell eDirectory < 8.8 SP3 FTF3 iMonitor HTTP Accept-Language Header Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a buffer overflow

Description :

The remote host is running eDirectory, a directory service software
from Novell. The iMonitor component included with the installed version
is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability. By sending a specially
crafted HTTP request to the iMonitor component with a malformed
'Accept-Language' header, it may be possible for a remote attacker
to execute arbitrary code on the remote system.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to eDirectory 8.8 SP3 with FTF3 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 35760 (edirectory_88SP3_FTF3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33928