Fedora 8 : cups-1.3.9-1.fc8 (2008-8801)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Security release. This updates to 1.3.9 and fixes three integer
overflows in the CUPS text and image filters.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=464710
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=464713
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=464716
http://www.nessus.org/u?5fd28794

Solution :

Update the affected cups package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34424 (fedora_2008-8801.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31688
31690

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3639
CVE-2008-3640
CVE-2008-3641

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