openSUSE Security Update : hplip (openSUSE-SU-2014:0127-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- fix-CVE-2013-6402.dif fixes hardcoded file name
/tmp/hp-pkservice.log in (bnc#852368).

- disable_hp-upgrade.patch disables hp-upgrade/
for security reasons (bnc#853405). To upgrade HPLIP an
openSUSE software package manager like YaST or zypper
should be used. (CVE-2013-6427)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected hplip packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75407 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63959

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6402

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