CVE-2010-2941

HIGH

Description

ipp.c in cupsd in CUPS 1.4.4 and earlier does not properly allocate memory for attribute values with invalid string data types, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted IPP request.

References

http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/multiple_vulnerabilities_in_mozilla_firefox

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

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050977.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051277.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051301.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00000.html

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

http://secunia.com/advisories/42287

http://secunia.com/advisories/42867

http://secunia.com/advisories/43521

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

http://securitytracker.com/id?1024662

http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2010&m=slackware-security.468323

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435

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-2010:233

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

http://www.osvdb.org/68951

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0866.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44530

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1012-1

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

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3042

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3088

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0061

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

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=624438

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/62882

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-11-05

Updated: 2017-08-17

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.9

Vector: (AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 5.5

Severity: HIGH