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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2145

Stack-based buffer overflow in Novell Client 4.91 SP4 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long username in the "forgotten password" dialog.
Publish Date : 2008-05-12 Last Update Date : 2009-02-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2145

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Novell Client 4.91 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Novell Client 4.91 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Novell Client 4.91 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Novell Client 4.91 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Client 4

- References For CVE-2008-2145
VUPEN ADV-2008-1503
XF novell-client-username-bo(42359)
BUGTRAQ 20080508 Novell Client <= 4.91 SP4 Local Stack overflow / B.S.O.D (unauthentificated user)
BID 29109 Novell Client for Windows Forgotten Password Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-05-09
SECTRACK 1020020

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2145

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