Novell ZENworks Asset Management Collection Client Remote Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 23787


Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.


The remote host is running Novell ZENworks Asset (or Inventory) Management, a remote desktop and network management software.

The remote version of this software has multiple heap overflow vulnerabilities that may be exploited by an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host with SYSTEM privileges.


See the vendor advisory for update information.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 23787

File Name: novell_zenworks_asset_heap.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: remote

Published: 2006/12/11

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 23786

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6299

BID: 21395, 21400

OSVDB: 31352, 31353