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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKA-2006:036: 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 MDKA-2006:036 (cups).

A bug in the shipped version of CUPS would permit for the unexpected
deletion of cupsd.conf and cause a crash of CUPS. This issue, as well
as many other bugs, have been corrected in CUPS 1.2.4, which is being
provided with this update.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:036
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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