Upstream information

CVE-2008-4480 at MITRE


Heap-based buffer overflow in dhost.exe in Novell eDirectory 8.x before 8.8.3, and 8.7.3 before ftf1, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Netware Core Protocol opcode 0x24 message that triggers a calculation error that under-allocates a heap buffer.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced.

SUSE Security Advisories:
  • TID3426981, published Sa 3. Mär 12:01:58 CET 2018
  • TID7001183, published Sat May 19 21:50:33 CEST 2018