Novell ZENworks Configuration Management < 11.3.0.35304 PreBoot Service Directory Traversal

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72814

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

An application on the remote host is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability.

Description

The remote host has a version of Novell ZENworks Configuration Management installed prior to 11 SP3 (11.3.0.35304). It is, therefore, affected by a directory traversal vulnerability due to improper validation of an unspecified parameter of the PreBoot Service when reading files. A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to read arbitrary files.

Solution

Upgrade to Novell ZENworks SP3 (11.3.0.35304) or later.

See Also

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2014-02

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-055/

https://support.microfocus.com/kb/doc.php?id=7014663

https://support.microfocus.com/kb/doc.php?id=7014213

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72814

File Name: novell_zcm_11_3_0_35304.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/03/05

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 58445

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:novell:zenworks_configuration_management

Required KB Items: SMB/Novell/ZENworks/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3706

BID: 65912