Novell eDirectory 8.8.x Multiple Security 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 software
from Novell. The installed version of Novell eDirectory is affected by
multiple issues :

- An unspecified cross-site scripting flaw exists.
(CVE-2012-0428)

- It is possible to trigger a remote denial of service
vulnerability by sending a malformed HTTP request.
(CVE-2012-0429)

- An unspecified flaw may allow a remote attacker to gain
access to administrator cookie information.
(CVE-2012-0430)

- There is an unspecified stack-based buffer overflow in
the Novell NCP implementation in eDirectory that has
unspecified impact. (CVE-2012-0432)

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2013-01/0098.html
http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=3426981
http://www.nessus.org/u?10bd0c45
http://www.nessus.org/u?792f0ba4
http://www.nessus.org/u?1efab384
http://www.nessus.org/u?caef468a
http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7011539
http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7011538
http://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7011533

Solution :

Upgrade to eDirectory 8.8 SP6 Patch 7 / 8.8 SP7 Patch 2 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 : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 63338 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57038

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0428
CVE-2012-0429
CVE-2012-0430
CVE-2012-0432