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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0924

Stack-based buffer overflow in the DoLBURPRequest function in libnldap in ndsd in Novell eDirectory and earlier, and 8.8.1 and earlier in the 8.8.x series, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or CPU consumption) or execute arbitrary code via a long delRequest LDAP Extended Request message, probably involving a long Distinguished Name (DN) field.
Publish Date : 2008-03-28 Last Update Date : 2018-11-01
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0924

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP5 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP6 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP1 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP7 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP2 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP8 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP3 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP9 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Novell Edirectory 8.7.3 SP4 Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Novell Edirectory Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Edirectory 14

- References For CVE-2008-0924 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2008-0987
SECTRACK 1019692
BID 28434 Novell eDirectory LDAP Extended Request Message Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-26
BUGTRAQ 20080326 ZDI-08-013: Novell eDirectory for Linux Stack Overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0924

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