Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Mandrake Local Security Checks >> MDKSA-2004:094: printer-drivers


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:094: printer-drivers

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the printer-drivers package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:094 (printer-drivers).


The foomatic-rip filter, which is part of foomatic-filters package, contains a
vulnerability that permits anyone with access to CUPS, local or remote, to
execute arbitrary commands on the server. The updated packages provide a fixed
foomatic-rip filter that prevents this kind of abuse.


Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:094
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 11184

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

WatchGuard Firebox M440 WGM44001 ad XCS Units
$1499.99
WatchGuard Firebox M440  WGM44001 ad XCS Units picture Pair of Fortinet FortiGate-60E Firewall Appliances
$800.0
 Pair of Fortinet FortiGate-60E Firewall Appliances pictureBarracuda NextGen Firewall X200 DNA1120A-X200
$200.0
Barracuda NextGen Firewall X200 DNA1120A-X200 pictureUbiquiti Networks USG-PRO-4 UniFi Security Gateway Pro 4xRJ45 2xSFP
$85.0
Ubiquiti Networks USG-PRO-4 UniFi Security Gateway Pro 4xRJ45 2xSFP picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.