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CVE-2010-0542 Detail

Current Description

The _WriteProlog function in texttops.c in texttops in the Text Filter subsystem in CUPS before 1.4.4 does not check the return values of certain calloc calls, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference or heap memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cups.org/articles.php?L596 Patch
http://cups.org/str.php?L3516
http://cups.org/strfiles/3516/str3516.patch Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-12/msg00000.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201207-10.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024121
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2176
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:232
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:234
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40943
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0535
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=587746 Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10365

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.5-2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.6-3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.9-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.10-1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.1.23:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:b1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:b2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.2.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:b1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.4.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0542
NVD Published Date:
06/21/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017