Fedora 7 : cups-1.2.12-4.fc7 (2007-1541)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27720


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a security problem concerning PDF handling.

It also fixes printing speed with USB printers, and includes a fix for the LSPP support.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27720

File Name: fedora_2007-1541.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups-libs, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups-lpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/10

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3387

FEDORA: 2007-1541

CWE: 189