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ZDI-10-143: Novell Sentinel Log Manager Multiple Servlet Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
From: ZDI Disclosures <zdi-disclosures () tippingpoint com>
Date: Mon, 9 Aug 2010 11:35:25 -0500

ZDI-10-143: Novell Sentinel Log Manager Multiple Servlet Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-143
August 9, 2010

-- CVSS:
10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

-- Affected Vendors:
Novell

-- Affected Products:
Novell Security Manager

-- Vulnerability Details:
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of Novell Log Manager. Authentication is not
required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaws exist within the fileDownload and reportPluginUpload
Tomcat servlets which do not require authentication to make privileged
requests to. Due to the nature of the functionality provided by these
servlets, successful exploitation can lead to code execution under the
context of the application.

-- Vendor Response:
Novell has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More
details can be found at:

http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=AhFWOo7BmdQ~

-- Disclosure Timeline:
2009-11-06 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2010-08-09 - Coordinated public release of advisory

-- Credit:
This vulnerability was discovered by:
    * 1c239c43f521145fa8385d64a9c32243

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