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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 3 2005-733: cups

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the cups package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-733 (cups).

The Common UNIX Printing System provides a portable printing layer for
UNIX(R) operating systems. It has been developed by Easy Software
Products
to promote a standard printing solution for all UNIX vendors and
users.
CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command-line interfaces.

Update Information:

These updated packages fix a problem handling PDF files that
could have security implications (CVE-2005-2097).


Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/blog/index.php?p=848
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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