CVE-2009-2820 Detail

Current Description

The web interface in CUPS before 1.4.2, as used on Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.2 and other platforms, does not properly handle (1) HTTP headers and (2) HTML templates, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks and HTTP response splitting attacks via vectors related to (a) the product's web interface, (b) the configuration of the print system, and (c) the titles of printed jobs, as demonstrated by an XSS attack that uses the kerberos parameter to the admin program, and leverages attribute injection and HTTP Parameter Pollution (HPP) issues.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00000.html Vendor Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021115.1-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.cups.org/articles.php?L590
http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/relnotes.html
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L3367
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:072
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:073
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1595.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36956 Patch 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3184
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529833
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9153

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2820
NVD Published Date:
11/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017
Source:
MITRE