Security Vulnerability: iMonitor variable input validation failure causing DoS

  • 7004703
  • 20-Oct-2009
  • 27-Jan-2014


Novell eDirectory 8.8 for All Platforms


iMonitor contains a defect where some input variables may not be validated resulting in an possible eDirectory crash causing a Denial of Service.


This problem has been resolved in eDirectory 8.8.5 ftf1.

To resolve this issue, apply eDirectory 8.8.5 ftf1 or newer available at

Additional Information

This vulnerability was not reproducible on eDirectory 8.7.3.

This vulnerability was reported by  Offensive Security -