Slackware 12.0 / 12.1 / current : cups (SSA:2008-312-01)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34719


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New cups packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, and
-current to fix security issues.


Update the affected cups package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34719

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-312-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/11/09

Modified: 2016/12/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:cups, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/08

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3639, CVE-2008-3640, CVE-2008-3641

SSA: 2008-312-01

CWE: 119, 189, 399