CVE-2010-2431

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Description

The cupsFileOpen function in CUPS before 1.4.4 allows local users, with lp group membership, to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) /var/cache/cups/remote.cache or (2) /var/cache/cups/job.cache file.

References

http://cups.org/articles.php?L596

http://cups.org/str.php?L3510

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0811.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/43521

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

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

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:232

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:234

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2856

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

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=605397

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-06-22

Updated: 2013-05-15

Type: CWE-59

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.6

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 1.9

Severity: LOW

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5-2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.9-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.10-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.23:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:b1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:b2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:b1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 1.4.3 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
68130Oracle Linux 5 : cups (ELSA-2010-0811)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
60881Scientific Linux Security Update : cups on SL5.x i386/x86_64NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
59902GLSA-201207-10 : CUPS: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
57172SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 7775)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
57094SuSE 11.1 Security Update : CUPS (SAT Patch Number 5180)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
56603SuSE 10 Security Update : CUPS (ZYPP Patch Number 7774)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
52484Debian DSA-2176-1 : cups - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
50802CentOS 5 : cups (CESA-2010:0811)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
50606Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2010:232)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
50407RHEL 5 : cups (RHSA-2010:0811)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
47683CUPS < 1.4.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
5574CUPS < 1.4.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Servers
medium