Scientific Linux Security Update : cups on SL3.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60536
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe previous CUPS security advisor, stated that it fixed CVE-2008-3640 for Scientific Linux 3, 4, and 5. It was discovered this flaw was not properly fixed on Scientific Linux 3, however. (CVE-2009-0577)
These new packages contain a proper fix for CVE-2008-3640 on Scientific Linux 3. Scientific Linux 4 and 5 already contain the appropriate fix for this flaw and do not need to be updated.
SolutionUpdate the affected cups, cups-devel and / or cups-libs packages.