SuSE 11.1 Security Update : hplip (SAT Patch Number 4989)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of hplip fixes :

- This patch originally affected foomatic-rip in CUPS but
was found to be in foomatic-rip-hplip too.
(CVE-2004-0801: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5

- 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.
(CVE-2011-2697: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4989.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55981 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0801

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