FreeBSD : cups-base -- HPGL buffer overflow vulnerability (40a3bca2-6809-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Ariel Berkman has discovered a buffer overflow vulnerability in CUPS's
HPGL input driver. This vulnerability could be exploited to execute
arbitrary code with the permission of the CUPS server by printing a
specially crated HPGL file.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f172fa2d
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L1024
http://www.nessus.org/u?7c70fa90

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18916 (freebsd_pkg_40a3bca2680911d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11968

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1267

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