06 April 2010
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT Security Bulletin ASB-2010.0096 Vulnerabilities in Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 6 April 2010 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Novell ZENworks Operating System: Windows SUSE Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade Member content until: Thursday, May 6 2010 OVERVIEW Novell has identified two vulnerabilities in Novell ZENworks (v. 10) Configuration Management, potentially allowing for code execution. IMPACT The vendor has provided the following details about the vulnerabilities: "A vulnerability exists with Novell ZENworks Configuration Management Preboot Service that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on certain installations of Novell ZENworks."  "A security vulnerability exists with Novell ZENworks Configuration Management Remote Management - Remote Code Execution which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code."  MITIGATION It is recommended to upgrade to version 10.3. which is available to download from the vendor's website.  REFERENCES  Security Vulnerability with ZCM Preboot Service http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7005572  Security Vulnerability with ZCM Remote Execution http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7005573  Support http://www.novell.com/support AusCERT has made every effort to ensure that the information contained in this document is accurate. However, the decision to use the information described is the responsibility of each user or organisation. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT Incident Reporting Form at: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=3192 =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: email@example.com Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iD8DBQFLutQB/iFOrG6YcBERAocVAJ9MvmCAOyzsHsCSJ154MudHqMnWRwCdH/hl by+Tbxa/vy6VWKfWqA1Zu4M= =xiL2 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----