Intrusion Prevention

Novell.iPrint.Client.ActiveX.DateTime.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer-overflow vulnerability in Novell iPrint Client.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "date-time" parameter. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Novell iPrint Client before 5.32

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to version 5.32 or later:
http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=29T3EFRky18~

CVE References

CVE-2009-1569