This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
This hplip update addresses the folloving issues :
Print/Fax queues can now be analyzed by running hp-diagnose-queues
fixes some issues and duplex scanning support with newer AIO devices
fixes Wireless configuration using hp-wificonfig command for HP
Deskjet 3000 J310 series and HP Deskjet 3050 J610 series
fixes the blurry printing issue on HP LaserJet CP1025 and CP1025nw
Full changelog is available upstream:
http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/release_notes.html Also note
there were several issues fixed upstream.
Some HP printers / multi-function devices require plugins additionally
to hplip to function correctly. This update makes the installation of
such plugins possible again.
Several temporary file handling flaws were found in HPLIP. A local
attacker could use these flaws to perform a symbolic link attack,
overwriting arbitrary files accessible to a process using HPLIP
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
Public Exploit Available : true