openSUSE 10 Security Update : foomatic-filters (foomatic-filters-1436)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A Bug in cupsomatic/foomatic-filters that allowed remote printer users
to execute arbitrary commands as the uid of the printer daemon has
been fixed (CAN-2004-0801). While the same problem was fixed in
earlier products, the fix got lost during package upgrade of

Solution :

Update the affected foomatic-filters package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27222 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0801

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