|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1437-1 (cupsys)|
|Summary:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 1437-1 (cupsys)|
|Description:||The remote host is missing an update to cupsys|
announced via advisory DSA 1437-1.
Several local vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Common UNIX
Printing System. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
identifies the following problems:
Wei Wang discovered that an buffer overflow in the SNMP backend
may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Elias Pipping discovered that insecure handling of a temporary
file in the pdftops.pl script may lead to local denial of service.
This vulnerability is not exploitable in the default configuration.
For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in
The old stable distribution (sarge) is not affected by CVE-2007-5849.
The other issue doesn't warrant an update on it's own and has been
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your cupsys packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-5849|
Debian Security Information: DSA-1437 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2008:002 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:002 (Google Search)
Cert/CC Advisory: TA07-352A
BugTraq ID: 26917
BugTraq ID: 26910
XForce ISS Database: macos-snmp-bo(39097)
XForce ISS Database: cups-asn1getstring-bo(39101)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6358
BugTraq ID: 26919
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2008 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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