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The remote printer service is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
According to its banner, the version of CUPS installed on the remote
host is affected by several issues :
- A buffer overflow exists in 'cgiCompileSearch' that
could lead to arbitrary code execution (STR #2729).
- A GIF image filter overflow exists involving 'code_size'
value from a user-supplied GIF image used in
'gif_read_lzw' (STR #2765).
- A temporary file with Samba credentials may be left
behind by cupsaddsmb if no Windows drivers were
installed (STR #2779).
See also :
Upgrade to CUPS version 1.3.7 or later.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.9
Public Exploit Available : false