Novell eDirectory < 8.8 SP6 Patch 5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote directory service is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running eDirectory, a directory service application
from Novell. According to its self-reported version number, this
software is affected by multiple stack-based buffer overflow and memory
corruption vulnerabilities. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could
exploit the most severe of these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to eDirectory 8.8 SP6 Patch 5 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 61709 ()

Bugtraq ID: 40480

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1929