Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer-overflow vulnerability in Novell eDirectory server.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles client LDAP messages. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Novell eDirectory version 8.8.1 and prior


Arbitrary code execution

Recommended Actions

Apply the appropriate patch.
eDirectory Post 8.8.1 FTF1 for NW & Win32:
eDirectory Post 8.8.1 FTF1 for Linux\Unix:
eDirectory 8.7.3 sp9 for AIX/Solaris/Linux:
eDirectory 8.7.3 sp9 for NetWare/Windows:

CVE References