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CVE-2009-0122 Detail

Current Description

hplip.postinst in HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) 2.7.7 and 2.8.2 on Ubuntu allows local users to change the ownership of arbitrary files via unspecified manipulations in advance of an HPLIP installation or upgrade by an administrator, related to the product's attempt to correct the ownership of its configuration files within home directories.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/19/2009)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of hplip as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33249 Patch
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-708-1
https://launchpad.net/bugs/191299 Exploit

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:hp:hplip:2.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:hp:hplip:2.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0122
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2009
NVD Last Modified:
01/31/2009