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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5854 (1 public exploit)

Multiple buffer overflows in the Spooler service (nwspool.dll) in Novell Netware Client 4.91 through 4.91 SP2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long argument to the (1) EnumPrinters and (2) OpenPrinter functions.
Publish Date : 2006-12-03 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5854

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Netware Client 3

- References For CVE-2006-5854
XF novell-nwspool-bo(30461)
VUPEN ADV-2006-4631
BID 21220 Novell Client NWSPOOL.DLL Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-29
BUGTRAQ 20061129 ZDI-06-043: Novell Netware Client Print Provider Buffer Overflow Vulnerability CONFIRM CONFIRM
CERT-VN VU#300636
CERT-VN VU#653076
SECTRACK 1017315
SECTRACK 1017263

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5854

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