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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0998

The SSL server implementation in NILE.NLM in Novell NetWare 6.5 and Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) sometimes selects a weak cipher instead of an available stronger cipher, which makes it easier for remote attackers to sniff and decrypt an SSL protected session.
Publish Date : 2006-03-23 Last Update Date : 2020-02-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0998

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Novell Netware 6.5 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Novell Netware 6.5 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Novell Netware 6.5 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Novell Netware 6.5 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Novell Netware 6.5 Sp1.1a * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Novell Netware 6.5 Sp1.1b * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Novell Netware 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Novell Open Enterprise Server * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Netware 7
Novell Open Enterprise Server 1

- References For CVE-2006-0998 CONFIRM
BID 17176 Novell SSL Server Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-01-16
BID 64758 RETIRED: Oracle January 2014 Critical Patch Update Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-30
VUPEN ADV-2006-1043
OSVDB 24047
SECTRACK 1015799
XF netware-nile-weak-encryption(25381)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0998

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