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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2703

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in Novell GroupWise Messenger (GWIM) Client before 2.0.3 HP1 for Windows allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via "spoofed server responses" that contain a long string after the NM_A_SZ_TRANSACTION_ID field name.
Publish Date : 2008-06-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2703

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Novell Groupwise Messenger 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Novell Groupwise Messenger 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Novell Groupwise Messenger 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Groupwise Messenger 3

- References For CVE-2008-2703
XF groupwise-messenger-client-bo(42917)
BID 29602 Novell GroupWise Messenger Client Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-07-03
SECTRACK 1020209
BUGTRAQ 20080704 Novell GroupWise Messenger Client (GWIM) Remote Stack Overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2703

Novell GroupWise Messenger Client Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in Novell's GroupWise Messenger Client. By sending a specially crafted HTTP response, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.
Module type : exploit Rank : normal Platforms : Windows

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