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CVE-2007-5208 Detail

Current Description

hpssd in Hewlett-Packard Linux Imaging and Printing Project (hplip) 1.x and 2.x before 2.7.10 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a from address, which is not properly handled when invoking sendmail.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.6 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=195565
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html
http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=30719
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-26.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1462
http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:201
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0960.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26054
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018806
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3479
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=319921
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37183
https://launchpad.net/bugs/149121
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10692
https://usn.ubuntu.com/530-1/
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00200.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:hp:linux_imaging_and_printing_project:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:hp:linux_imaging_and_printing_project:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.7.10


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5208
NVD Published Date:
10/12/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018