SuSE 10 Security Update : hplip (ZYPP Patch Number 5556)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of hplip does not allow to send alert mails as user
anymore (CVE-2008-2940) and fixes a denial-of-service defect.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5556.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34431 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2940

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