Intrusion Prevention

Novell.eDirectory.LDAP.Extended.Request.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a buffer overflow vulnerability in Novell eDirectory.
This vulnerability is caused by a buffer error when processing overly large LDAP Extended Request messages, which could be exploited by remote attackers to crash an affected application or execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Novell eDirectory 8.8.1
Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 9
Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 .8 pre-SP9
Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 .8
Novell eDirectory 8.7.3
Novell eDirectory 8.7.1 SU1
Novell eDirectory 8.7.1
Novell eDirectory 8.7
Novell eDirectory 8.6.2
Novell eDirectory 8.5.27
Novell eDirectory 8.5.12 a
Novell eDirectory 8.5
Novell eDirectory 8.0
Novell eDirectory 8.8

Impact

System Compromise
Denial of Service

CVE References

CVE-2008-0924