FreeBSD : cups-base -- CUPS server remote DoS vulnerability (990cf07e-6988-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Kenshi Muto discovered that the CUPS server would enter an infinite
loop when processing a URL containing /...

See also :

http://www.cups.org/str.php?L1042
http://www.nessus.org/u?bb12008b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19045 (freebsd_pkg_990cf07e698811d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12200

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2874

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