Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2008:051)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A flaw was found in how CUPS handled the addition and removal of
remote printers via IPP that could allow a remote attacker to send a
malicious IPP packet to the UDP port causing CUPS to crash.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37194 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-051.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0596

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