SuSE9 Security Update : foomatic-filters (YOU Patch Number 12818)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The foomatic print filters of the hplip package contained a remote
code execution vulnerability. Remote users, if allowed to access a
print server such as CUPS, could execute arbitrary commands as lp
system user.

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P):
Input Validation (CWE-20). (CVE-2011-2697)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2697.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2964.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12818.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55826 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2697
CVE-2011-2964

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