Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the hpssd tool of hplip did not correctly
handle shell meta-characters. A local attacker could exploit this to
execute arbitrary commands as the hplip user.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28135 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5208