Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : LPRng (MDKSA-2002:042)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Matthew Caron pointed out that using the LPRng default configuration,
the lpd daemon will accept job submissions from any remote host. These
updated LPRng packages modify the job submission policy in
/etc/lpd.perms to refuse print jobs from remote hosts by default.

Solution :

Update the affected LPRng package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13946 (mandrake_MDKSA-2002-042.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0378

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