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Security Vulnerability: RSA BSAFE Libraries denial of service

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Novell NetWare 6.5
Novell eDirectory 8.8 SP2
Novell International Cryptographic Infrastructure (NICI) versions prior to 2.7.2 on all platforms


A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to create a denial-of-service condition.


NICI version 2.7.2 incorporates the updated RSA BSAFE Crypto-C and Cert-C libraries that contain the fix for this vulnerability.

NICI version 2.7.2 is available in Security Services Pack 2.0.4 or newer which can be downloaded from


Security Alert

Additional Information

US-Cert VU#754281



Thanks to Cisco Systems for reporting this vulnerability to


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  • Document ID:3590033
  • Creation Date:30-MAY-07
  • Modified Date:14-FEB-17
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