|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-1282|
|Date Published:||21 Feb 2013|
|Last Updated:||31 Dec 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A policy bypass vulnerability has been reported in Novell NetIQ Privileged User Manager. The vulnerability is due to an access control weakness when handling a modifyAccounts request. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this flaw by sending a malicious request to a vulnerable server. Successful exploitation could result in code execution under the context of SYSTEM.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Novell NMAP Protocol Violation.
Attack Information: Novell NetIQ Privileged User Manager modifyAccounts Policy Bypass