CUPS < 1.3.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Low Nessus Plugin ID 31730
SynopsisThe remote printer service is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionAccording to its banner, the version of CUPS installed on the remote host is affected by several issues :
- A buffer overflow exists in 'cgiCompileSearch' that could lead to arbitrary code execution (STR #2729).
- A GIF image filter overflow exists involving 'code_size' value from a user-supplied GIF image used in 'gif_read_lzw' (STR #2765).
- A temporary file with Samba credentials may be left behind by cupsaddsmb if no Windows drivers were installed (STR #2779).
SolutionUpgrade to CUPS version 1.3.7 or later.