Novell iPrint Client < 5.78 Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6315


The remote host contains an application that is affected by multiple code execution vulnerabilities.


The remote host has the Novell iPrint client installed.

Versions of Novell iPrint Client earlier than 5.78 are potentially affected one or more of the following vulnerabilities that can allow for arbitrary code execution :

- An unspecified issue exists in the GetDriverSettings realm in nipplib.dll. (CVE-2011-4187)

- An unspecified issue exists in GetPrinterURLList2 in the ActiveX control. (CVE-2011-4185)

- An unspecified issue exists in client-file-name parsing in nipplib.dll. (CVE-2011-4186)


Upgrade to Novell iPrint Client 5.78 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6315

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2/9/2012

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 57890

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:novell:iprint:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 2/9/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/9/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4185, CVE-2011-4186, CVE-2011-4187

BID: 51926