CVE-2009-3553

MEDIUM

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in scheduler/select.c in the scheduler in cupsd in CUPS 1.3.7 and 1.3.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or hang) via a client disconnection during listing of a large number of print jobs, related to improperly maintaining a reference count. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Jan/msg00000.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/37360

http://secunia.com/advisories/37364

http://secunia.com/advisories/38241

http://secunia.com/advisories/43521

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201207-10.xml

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-275230-1

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4004

http://www.cups.org/newsgroups.php/newsgroups.php?v5994+gcups.bugs

http://www.cups.org/newsgroups.php/newsgroups.php?v5996+gcups.bugs

http://www.cups.org/newsgroups.php/newsgroups.php?v6055+gcups.bugs

http://www.cups.org/str.php?L3200

http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2176

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:073

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1595.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37048

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-906-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0173

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0535

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530111

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11183

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-December/msg00332.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-11-20

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM