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CVE-2007-0720 Detail

Current Description

The CUPS service on multiple platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (service hang) via a "partially-negotiated" SSL connection, which prevents other requests from being accepted.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2785
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Mar/msg00002.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-28.xml
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-194.htm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:086
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_14_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_9_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0123.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/463846/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22948
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23127
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017750
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-072A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0930 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0949 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=232243
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1173
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11046

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:cups:cups:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0720
NVD Published Date:
03/13/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018