Novell eDirectory < 8.8 SP5 Patch 3 eMBox SOAP Request DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5341
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running eDirectory, a directory service software from Novell. The eMBox service included with the installed version of eDirectory is affected by a denial of service vulnerability. By sending a specially crafted HTTP SOAP request, it may be possible for a remote attacker to crash the remote service.
SolutionUpgrade to eDirectory 8.8 SP5 Patch 3 or later.