Novell GroupWise Messenger Client < 2.0.3 HP1 Multiple Remote Overflows

High Nessus Plugin ID 33141


The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


The remote host is running GroupWise Messenger Client from Novell.

The installed version is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. By sending specially crafted spoofed server responses to valid client requests, it may be possible to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application or cause a denial of service condition.


Upgrade to Novell GroupWise Messenger Client 2.0.3 HP1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33141

File Name: groupwise_msngr_client_buffer_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2008/06/11

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Novell GroupWise Messenger Client Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2703, CVE-2008-2704

BID: 29602

OSVDB: 46041, 46458

Secunia: 30576

CWE: 20, 119