Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : cups (cve_2014_2856_cross_site)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80597

Synopsis

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.

Description

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :

- Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in scheduler/client.c in Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) before 1.7.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URL path, related to the is_path_absolute function. (CVE-2014-2856)

Solution

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.4.6.0.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1

https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2014_2856_cross_site

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80597

File Name: solaris11_cups_20141120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/19

Modified: 2015/06/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.2, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:cups

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release, Host/Solaris11/pkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2856