Novell GroupWise Internet Agent IMAP Service Stack Buffer Overflow

2010-08-03T00:00:00
ID SAINT:2F95EDBBAE461AF71BEAE7EFAB0FBE3D
Type saint
Reporter SAINT Corporation
Modified 2010-08-03T00:00:00

Description

Added: 08/03/2010
CVE: CVE-2010-2777
BID: 41704
OSVDB: 66623

Background

Novell GroupWise is an e-mail and collaboration product suite.

Problem

A buffer overflow vulnerability exists within the IMAP component of the Novell GroupWise Internet Agent service and is due to a boundary error while handling a provided mailbox name for the CREATE command. An authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted message to the server.

Resolution

Update or apply the patch as specified in the Novell advisory.

References

<http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-129>

Limitations

Exploit works on Novell GroupWise 8.0.

A valid IMAP user must be provided to the exploit script.

Platforms

Windows