openSUSE Security Update : foomatic-filters (openSUSE-SU-2011:0892-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

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-2011-2964: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (moderate)
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Code Injection (CWE-94)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-08/msg00017.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=698451

Solution :

Update the affected foomatic-filters packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75843 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2697
CVE-2011-2964

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