Fedora Core 3 : cups-1.1.22-0.rc1.8.7 (2005-908)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19870
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA bug was found in the way CUPS processes malformed HTTP requests. It is possible for a remote user capable of connecting to the CUPS daemon to issue a malformed HTTP GET request which will cause CUPS to enter an infinite loop. This is CVE-2005-2874.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.