FreeBSD : cups -- print queue browser denial-of-service (05dcf751-0733-11d9-b45d-000c41e2cdad)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 37713


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


If the CUPS server (cupsd) receives a zero-length UDP message, it will disable its print queue browser service.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 37713

File Name: freebsd_pkg_05dcf751073311d9b45d000c41e2cdad.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2013/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:cups-base, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2004/09/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/08/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0558