Intrusion Prevention

Novell.Client.Call-back-url.Parameter.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a buffer-overflow vulnerability
in Novell iPrint Client.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles malformed parameter value. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control.

Affected Products

Novell iPrint Client version 5.30
Novell iPrint Client version 5.42

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Refer to the vendor's web site for the suggested workaround.
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7006679

CVE References

CVE-2010-1527