Fedora 9 : cups-1.3.7-2.fc9 (2008-3756)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 32331


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fri May 9 2008 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.3.7-2

- Applied patch to fix CVE-2008-1722 (integer overflow in image filter, bug #441692, STR #2790).

- Thu Apr 3 2008 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com>

- Main package requires exactly-matching libs package.

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 cups package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 32331

File Name: fedora_2008-3756.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:cups, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1722

BID: 28781

FEDORA: 2008-3756

CWE: 20