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Novell eDirectory Host Request Header Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Send a special Host request header to eDirectory
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
The installed version of Novell eDirectory on the remote host
reportedly contains a buffer overflow that can be triggered with a
specially-crafted Host request header. An anonymous remote attacker
may be able to leverage this flaw to execute code on the affected
host, generally with super-user rights.
See also :
Apply the eDirectory Post 18.104.22.168 FTF1 / 8.8.1 FTF1 patch as
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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