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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-2874

Original release date: 09/13/2005
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The is_path_absolute function in scheduler/client.c for the daemon in CUPS before 1.1.23 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption by tight loop) via a "..\.." URL in an HTTP request.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-908
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cups.org/relnotes.php#010123
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9774
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cups.org/str.php?L1042+P0+S-1+C0+I0+E0+Q1042
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:772
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1012811
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=168072
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9774
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.10_1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.14
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.16
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.17
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.18
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19_rc1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19_rc2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19_rc3
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19_rc4
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.19_rc5
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc3
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc4
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc5
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.20_rc6
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.21
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.21_rc1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.21_rc2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.22
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.22_rc1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.22_rc2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.5_1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.5_2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.6_1
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.6_2
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.6_3
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:easy_software_products:cups:1.1.9_1

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