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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.130050
Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0336
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0336
Description:Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0336

Vulnerability Insight:
Updated hplip packages fix security vulnerability: It was reported that the hp-plugin utility, included in the hplip package, downloads a binary driver and verifies it via a key specified by the key's short ID. A man-in-the-middle attacker could use this flaw to generate a key with the expected short ID and trick a user into downloading a malicious binary (CVE-2015-0839).

Solution:
Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

CVSS Score:
6.8

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-0839
BugTraq ID: 74913
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/74913
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-July/162442.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-July/162880.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/05/29/2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2699-1
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2015 Eero Volotinen

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