Novell ZENworks Configuration Management < PreBoot Service Directory Traversal

medium Nessus Plugin ID 72814
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An application on the remote host is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability.


The remote host has a version of Novell ZENworks Configuration Management installed prior to 11 SP3 ( 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.


Upgrade to Novell ZENworks SP3 ( or later.

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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: 3/5/2014

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: novell_zenworks_detect.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:novell:zenworks_configuration_management

Required KB Items: SMB/Novell/ZENworks/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/28/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3706

BID: 65912