Novell Client srvloc.sys Crafted Packet Unspecified Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 23970
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a service that is susceptible to a denial of service attack.
DescriptionThe file 'srvloc.sys' included with the Novell Client software is reportedly vulnerable to a denial of service attack when processing malformed SLP packets to port 427.
Note that it is not currently known whether this involves the TCP or UDP service or both.
SolutionUpgrade to Novell Client 4.91 SP3 or later.