Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
Novell Border Manager Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Crashes the remote Border Manager
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The port 2000 is open, and Novell Border Manager
*might* be listening on it.
There is a denial of service attack that allow
an intruder to make a Novell Border Manager 3.5 slowly
If you see an error message on this computer telling
you 'Short Term Memory Allocator is out of Memory'
then you are vulnerable to this attack.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to prevent this
service from doing its job and to prevent the
user of this station to work on it.
Solution : contact Novell and ask for a patch or
filter incoming TCP connections to port 2000
Threat Level: High
Warning : if there is no error message whatsoever on this
computer, then this is a false positive
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