Fedora 11 : cups-1.4.2-7.fc11 (2009-10891)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated to 1.4.2 including XSS security fix (CVE-2009-2820). Fixed
improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling
interface (CVE-2009-3553). Fixed admin.cgi crash when modifying a
class. Fix cups-lpd to create unique temporary data files. Pass
through serial parameters correctly in web interface. Set the
PRINTER_IS_SHARED variable for admin.cgi Fix removing files with lprm.
Fixed German translation. Fixed PostScript errors with number-up
handling. Fixed lspp-patch to avoid memory leak. Upstream fix for GNU
TLS error handling bug. Reset SIGPIPE handler for child processes.
Fixed typo in admin web template. Fixed incorrect handling of
out-of-memory when loading jobs. Fixed wrong driver reported in web

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected cups package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42935 (fedora_2009-10891.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36958

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2820

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