‘Novell File Reporter Engine RECORD Tag Parsing Code Execution Vulnerability’
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The original article can be found at: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-227/‘
* Novell File Reporter
Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within NFREngine.exe which communicates with the Agent component over HTTPS on TCP port 3035. When parsing tags inside the
Novell has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2011-05-25 – Vulnerability reported to vendor
2011-06-27 – Coordinated public release of advisory’