Novell GroupWise Windows Client Arbitrary Email Access

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a mail client that may allow
unauthorized access to email messages.

Description :

The remote host is running GroupWise, an enterprise-class
collaboration application from Novell.

The version of GroupWise installed on the remote host contains a flaw
in the client API that may allow a user to bypass security controls
and gain access to non-authorized email within the same authenticated
post office.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/10778

Solution :

Upgrade to GroupWise 6.5 SP6 Update 1 / 7 SP1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22003 (groupwise_client_email_access.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 18716

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3268

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