CUPS < 1.3.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4390


The remote host is missing a critical security patch or upgrade.


According to its banner, the version of CUPS installed on the remote host contains a number of flaws. While the details of the flaws are currently unknown, it is alleged that an attacker could cause the application to crash, possibly executing code.


Upgrade to version 1.3.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 4390

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2008/02/21

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 31131

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 1.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 3.1

Temporal Score: 2.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:cups

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0882, CVE-2008-0053, CVE-2008-0047

BID: 27906, 28307, 28334