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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0882

Original release date: 02/21/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Double free vulnerability in the process_browse_data function in CUPS 1.3.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted UDP Browse packets to the cupsd port (631/udp), related to an unspecified manipulation of a remote printer. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.


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

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0924
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=433758
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-598-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29067
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28994
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 27906
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29485
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29251
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:050
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9625
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0157
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29634
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:012
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1530
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29603
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:051
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019473
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1901
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1976
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29120
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29420
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2656
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200804-01
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0623
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29132

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9625
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:cups:cups:1.3.5

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