Fedora 16 : hplip-3.11.7-2.fc16 (2011-11116)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a temporary file vulnerability in the fax support of
HPLIP when debugging is enabled.

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=725830
http://www.nessus.org/u?264f47bb

Solution :

Update the affected hplip package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56012 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2722

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