Novell NetWare 6.5 Support Pack 1.1 Admin/Install Local Information Disclosure
Low Nessus Plugin ID 44064
SynopsisThe remote host has an information disclosure vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to the list of enumerated software packages, the version of Novel NetWare installed on the remote host may have an information disclosure vulnerability. Admin/install passwords are stored in the NIOUTPUT.TXT and NI.LOG installation log files. A local attacker could exploit this to gain access to sensitive information.
Systems are vulnerable if an installation/upgrade was performed using the NetWare 6.5 Support Pack 1.1 Overlay CDs, and when the OpenSSH component is selected during Custom Installation.
SolutionUse NetWare 6.5 Support Pack 1.1(b) for all future installations and upgrades.