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CVE-2008-1033 Detail

Current Description

The scheduler in CUPS in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.3, when debug logging is enabled and a printer requires a password, allows attackers to obtain sensitive information (credentials) by reading the log data, related to "authentication environment variables."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/02/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/03/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of cups as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020145
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29412
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29484
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42713

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1033
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017