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The remote host is running a service that is susceptible to a remote
buffer overflow attack.
The version of Novell File Reporter (NFR) Engine running on the
remote host is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow attack.
Specifically, the application fails to check the size of user-supplied
strings before using them in a call to memcpy when parsing tags inside
the '<RECORD>' element.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker, accessing the service, could
leverage this vulnerability to corrupt the process thread's stack,
possibly resulting in arbitrary code execution under the context of a
See also :
Apply the security patch referenced in Novell's advisory.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.7
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.0
Public Exploit Available : true