Novell Access Manager administration console information disclosure

accessmgr-admin-console-info-disclosure (51822) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

An unspecified vulnerability in Novell Access Manager could allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the system files within the Administration Console and obtain sensitive information.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 3.2
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Access Manager (3.1 SP1 or later), available from the Novell Web site. See References.

References:

  • Novell Web site: Novell Access Manager 3.1 SP1 Readme.
  • BID-35734: Novell Access Manager Administration Console Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2009-4878: Unspecified vulnerability in the Administration Console in Novell Access Manager before 3.1 SP1 allows attackers to access system files via unknown attack vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 55994: Novell Access Manager Administration Console Unspecified System File Access
  • SA35898: Novell Access Manager System File Access Vulnerability
  • SECTRACK ID: 1022581: Novell Access Manager Administration Console Lets Remote Autheticated Users Access System Files

Platforms Affected:

  • Novell Access Manager 3
  • Novell Access Manager 3.1

Reported:

Jul 17, 2009

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