Security Vulnerability - Novell iPrint nipplib.dll > client-file-name Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Novell iPrint Client. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.The flaw exists within the nipplib component which is used by both the ActiveX and Netscape compatible browser plugins. When handling the client-file-name parameter from the user specified printer-url the process blindly copies user supplied data into a fixed-length buffer on the heap. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the browser.
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- Document ID:7010145
- Creation Date:09-FEB-12
- Modified Date:26-APR-12
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