Novell GroupWise Client 8.x < 8.0.3 / 2012.x < 2012 SP1 Unspecified File Handling Arbitrary Code Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an email application that is affected
by an unspecified code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Novell GroupWise Client installed on the remote Windows
host is 8.x earlier than 8.0.3 ( or 2012.x earlier than 2012
SP1 ( As such, it is reportedly affected by an
unspecified code execution vulnerability.

By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted file, a remote,
unauthenticated attacker could potentially execute arbitrary code on the
remote host subject to the privileges of the user running the affected

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Novell GroupWise Client 8.0.3 ( / 2012 SP1
( or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 62412 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55729

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0418

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