FreeBSD : cups -- multiple vulnerabilities (a40ec970-0efa-11e5-90e4-d050996490d0)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 84070


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


CUPS development team reports :

The new release addresses two security vulnerabilities, add localizations for German and Russian, and includes several general bug fixes. Changes include :

Security: Fixed CERT VU #810572/CVE-2015-1158/CVE-2015-1159 exploiting the dynamic linker (STR #4609)

Security: The scheduler could hang with malformed gzip data (STR #4602)


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 84070

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a40ec9700efa11e590e4d050996490d0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/06/10

Modified: 2015/06/29

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: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: 2015/06/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1158, CVE-2015-1159