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CVE-2014-4338 Detail

Current Description

cups-browsed in cups-filters before 1.0.53 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging a malformed cups-browsed.conf BrowseAllow directive that is interpreted as granting browse access to all IP addresses.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/04/25/7 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/19/12 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1795.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68124 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugs.linuxfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1204 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters
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Up to (including)
1.0.52


Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4338
NVD Published Date:
06/22/2014
NVD Last Modified:
01/08/2018