Novell ZENworks Handheld Management Common.dll messageID Request Field Parsing Traversal Arbitrary File Creation

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is running a service affected by a directory traversal

Description :

The version of the 'Common.dll' library included with the ZENworks
Handheld Management install on the remote Windows host is affected by
a directory traversal vulnerability because it fails to sanitize user
input to the 'messageID' field in requests of directory traversal

An unauthenticated, remote attacker with knowledge of the name / ID of
the server can exploit this vulnerability to create arbitrary files on
the remote host within the context of the ZENworks Handheld Management
Server process.

See also :

Solution :

Apply Novell hotfix TID 7009486.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 56668 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50369

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4027

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