Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : hplip (cve_2013_0200_link_following)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) through 3.12.4
allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a
symlink attack on the (1) /tmp/hpcupsfilterc_ #.bmp, (2)
/tmp/hpcupsfilterk_#.bmp, (3) /tmp/hpcups_job#.out, (4)
/tmp/hpijs_# ####.out, or (5) /tmp/hpps_job#.out
temporary file, a different vulnerability than
CVE-2011-2722. (CVE-2013-0200)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?68d97819

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.1.19.6.0.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80639 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0200

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