SuSE 11.1 Security Update : system-config-printer (SAT Patch Number 5607)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following issues have been fixed :

- system-config-printer used an unauthenticated connection
when downloading printer drivers from openprinting.org
(CVE-2011-4405). This update disables the printer driver
download feature.

- system-config-printer did not properly quote shell meta
characters in SMB server or workgroup names when passing
them to the shell. (CVE-2011-2899)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=623894
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=733542
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735322
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2899.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4405.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5607.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57555 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2899
CVE-2011-4405

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