Fedora 8 : cups-1.3.6-2.fc8 (2008-1901)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This updates CUPS to the latest stable version. Upstream version
contains a fix for a security issue that may cause cups daemon to
crash via special browse requests (CVE-2008-0882, #433758, SA28994,
STR#2656).

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=433758
http://www.nessus.org/u?6e3ebf94

Solution :

Update the affected cups package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31173 (fedora_2008-1901.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0882