This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
HPLIP communicated with PolicyKit for authorization via a D-Bus API
that is vulnerable to a race condition. This could lead to intended
PolicyKit authorizations being bypassed. This update modifies HPLIP to
communicate with PolicyKit via a different API that is not vulnerable
to the race condition. (CVE-2013-4325)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70014 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-4325
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