Intrusion Prevention

ZENworks.Configuration.Management.Preboot.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Novell ZENworks Configuration Management.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a malicious packet. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code with System privileges.

Affected Products

Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.2.4 and prior
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.3.0 and prior
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.3.1 and prior
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.3.2 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor.
https://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7016431

CVE References

CVE-2015-0786