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SSA-2004-266-01 CUPS DoS

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
SSA-2004-266-01 CUPS DoS

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

New CUPS packages are available for Slackware 9.1, 10.0, and -current to
fix a denial of service issue where a malformed packet can crash the
CUPS server.

More details about this issue may be found in the Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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Acer Aspire E15 15.6" Laptop (Windows 10, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, AMD A8-7410)
Acer Aspire E15 15.6


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