HP MFP Digital Sending Software 4.91.0 Local Authentication Bypass

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by
an authentication bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host contains HP MFP Digital Sending Software
version 4.91.0. This version is potentially affected by an
authentication bypass vulnerability related to device configuration

A local attacker, exploiting this flaw, reportedly can gain
unauthorized access to functionality of an HP Multifunction Peripheral
(MFP) that is controlled by the HP MFP Digital Sending Software.

Note: the provided solution is needed only if authentication is
required and the previous device configuration template did not
include authentication settings.

See also :


Solution :

At the time of this writing, a patch has not been provided by the
vendor. However, a workaround has been provided by the vendor:

- Require authentication for all device templates.

- For all devices previously configured via device
templates, reconfigure the devices with these revised

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 52614 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46679

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0279

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