Novell ZENworks Configuration Management PreBoot Service Buffer Overflow
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-266|
|Source:||Secunia Advisory 48501|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.1
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.1a
A stack buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Novell ZENworks Configuration Management.
The vulnerability is due to a stack buffer overflow in the PreBoot service when processing certain requests. A remote attacker may exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted request to an affected server. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target server.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Novell ZENworks Configuration Management PreBoot Service Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Application Servers Protection Violation
Attack Information: Novell ZENworks Configuration Management PreBoot Service Buffer Overflow