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The remote print service is affected by a buffer overflow
According to its banner, the version of CUPS installed on the remote
host is earlier than 1.4.7.
There is a boundary error in the function 'gif_read_lzw' in the file
'filter/image-gif.c' that can allow an attacker to cause a heap-based
buffer overflow via specially crafted gif images.
See also :
Upgrade to CUPS version 1.4.7 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Nessus Plugin ID: 56007 ()
Bugtraq ID: 49148
CVE ID: CVE-2011-2896
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