|Title:||HP LaserJet direct print|
|Summary:||Checks if lpd is useless|
|Description:||It is possible to connect|
directly on this port, and it is very likely
that it is possible to make the printer print
the data we will sent to it, thus overriding
This is a threat, because an attacker may connect
to this printer, force it to print pages of
garbage, and make it run out of paper. If
this printer is used relied on to print
security logs, then this will be a problem.
Solution : filter incoming traffic to this port.
Risk factor : Low
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-1062|
Bugtraq: 19971004 HP Laserjet 4M Plus DirectJet Problem (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: laserjet-unpassworded(1876)
|Copyright||This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison|
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