Intrusion Prevention

Novell.eDirectory.SOAP.Request.Parsing.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a denial of service vulnerability in
Novell eDirectory.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles
multiple malformed "RemoteSubscribe" requests . It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Novell eDirectory

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the web site.
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7005341