This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
CUPS was found to contain errors in ipp.c which could allow a remote
attacker to crash CUPS, resulting in a denial of service. If you use
CUPS, it is recommended to update to the latest package for your
version of Slackware. The latest cups package is available for
Slackware -current, and patched packages are available for Slackware
8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, and 12.0 that fix the problems.
See also :
Update the affected cups package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27609 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4351