Fedora 12 : cups-1.4.2-7.fc12 (2009-11314)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

New release, including fix for XSS vulnerability in web interface
(CVE-2009-2820) and for improper reference counting in abstract file
descriptors handling interface (CVE-2009-3553).

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=529833
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530111
http://www.nessus.org/u?2fb6740a

Solution :

Update the affected cups package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42936 (fedora_2009-11314.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36958
37048

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2820
CVE-2009-3553

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