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CVE-2007-4351 Detail

Description

Off-by-one error in the ippReadIO function in cups/ipp.c in CUPS 1.3.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) textWithLanguage or (2) nameWithLanguage Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) tag, leading to a stack-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/31/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4351
Original release date:
10/31/2007
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(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:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/09/2007)

Vulnerable. This issue affected the CUPS packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This issue also affected the versions of CUPS packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4, but exploitation would only lead to a possible denial of service. Updates are available from https://rhn.redhat.com/cve/CVE-2007-4351.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179 External Source CONFIRM http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00002.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-12-17
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-16.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-16
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.501902 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2007-305-01
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-476.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-476.htm
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_response09186a00809a1f11.html External Source CISCO 20080625 Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) Common UNIX Printing System (CUPS) Vulnerability
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2561 External Source CONFIRM http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2561
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1407 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1407
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/446897 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#446897
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:204 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:204
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_58_cups.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:058
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1020.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:1020
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1022.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:1022
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1023.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:1023
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26268 External Source BID 26268
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018879 External Source SECTRACK 1018879
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-539-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-539-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-352A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA07-352A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3681 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3681
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4238 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-4238
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1934/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1934
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=361661 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=361661
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38190 External Source XF cups-ippreadio-bo(38190)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1875 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1875
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10604 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10604
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00012.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2715

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10604
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10604

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:cups:cups:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.3.3

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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