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GroupWise Internet Agent Stack Overflow Security Vulnerability

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Novell GroupWise 7
Novell GroupWise 8
Novell GroupWise Internet Agent


The Novell GroupWise Internet Agent is vulnerable to an exploit whereby an authenticated user could potentially cause a stack overflow, which would allow them to execute arbitrary code.

Affected versions:
GroupWise 7.0, 7.01, 7.02, 7.03x, 7.04
GroupWise 8.0, 8.01x

This vulnerability was discovered and reported by {PRL} Francis Provencher working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative (

Novell bug 597331, ZDI-CAN-673, CVE-2010-2777


For GroupWise 8, update to GroupWise 8.0 Support Pack 2 (SP2) or later.
For GroupWise 7 systems, apply the GroupWise 7.0 post-SP4 Field Test File (FTF)


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  • Document ID:7006374
  • Creation Date:30-JUN-10
  • Modified Date:27-APR-12
    • NovellGroupWise

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