FreeBSD : cups -- Incomplete SSL Negotiation Denial of Service (39988ee8-1918-11dc-b6bd-0016179b2dd5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

CUPS is not using multiple workers to handle connections. This can be
exploited to stop CUPS from accepting new connections by starting but
never completing an SSL negotiation.

See also :

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-28.xml
http://www.nessus.org/u?0f5f6ec3

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)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25512 (freebsd_pkg_39988ee8191811dcb6bd0016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0720

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