Novell Client 2 Vba32 AntiRootKit DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72348


The remote host has a client application installed that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The version of Novell Client 2 installed on the remote Windows host is SP3 prior to IR5 and is, therefore, potentially affected by an error related to 'Vba32 AntiRootKit' and handling unsupported IOCTL functionality. This error could allow denial of service attacks.


Upgrade to Novell Client 2 SP3 IR5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72348

File Name: novell_client_v2_sp3_ir5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/02/05

Modified: 2014/02/06

Dependencies: 10456, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:novell:client

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3705

BID: 64484

OSVDB: 101261