Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Emmanuel Bouillon discovered that CUPS did not properly handle certain
Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) packets. A remote attacker could use
this flaw to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary
code. In the default installation in Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and later,
attackers would be isolated by the CUPS AppArmor profile.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
Public Exploit Available : false