This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200410-06
(CUPS: Leakage of sensitive information)
When printing to a SMB-shared printer requiring authentication, CUPS leaks
the user name and password to a logfile.
A local user could gain knowledge of sensitive authentication data.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All CUPS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=net-print/cups-1.1.20-r3'
# emerge '>=net-print/cups-1.1.20-r3'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15444 (gentoo_GLSA-200410-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0923