Intrusion Prevention

Novell.iPrint.Client.GetDriverSettings.Stack.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Novell iPrint Client.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted web page. An attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary script code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

iPrint client in Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (aka OES2) SP3

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=bSpj4nhVEZ0~

CVE References

CVE-2011-3173