Vulnerability Note VU#746251

Novell Netware RCONAG6 fails to validate user password when "Secure IP" is used to establish connection

Original Release date: 22 Aug 2002 | Last revised: 22 Aug 2002


Novell Netware RCONAG6 allows users to gain access to the server without a password.


Novell Netware RCONAG6 allows users to remotely administer a Novell host. A vulnerability in RCONAG6 makes it possible for a remote user to connect to the server without supplying a password for authentication. For further details, please see the Novell Advisory.


A remote user can gain access to the Novell host.


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Systems Affected (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
NovellAffected-22 Aug 2002
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Thanks to Ed Reed for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Ian A Finlay.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: Unknown
  • Date Public: 21 Aug 2002
  • Date First Published: 22 Aug 2002
  • Date Last Updated: 22 Aug 2002
  • Severity Metric: 13.50
  • Document Revision: 2


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