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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4520

ncp in Novell eDirectory before 8.7.3 SP9, and 8.8.x before 8.8.1 FTF2, does not properly handle NCP fragments with a negative length, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) when the heap is written to a log file.
Publish Date : 2007-04-30 Last Update Date : 2017-07-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4520

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Novell Edirectory * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Novell Edirectory 8.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Novell Edirectory 8.8.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Edirectory 3

- References For CVE-2006-4520
VUPEN ADV-2007-1550
XF novell-edirectory-ncp-dos(33921)
BID 23685 Novell EDirectory NCP Fragment Length Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-04-30
IDEFENSE 20070426 Novell eDirectory NCP Fragment Denial of Service Vulnerability CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1017972

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4520

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