Intrusion Prevention

Novell.LDAP.Daemon.Memory.Allocation.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in LDAP daemon.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted LDAP packet. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Novell eDirectory: 8.8 SP5

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
Netware: http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=bXPFv5btgsA~
eDirectory: http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=-KMoN4RVaCQ~