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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-1372
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:10:02
Published 26 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-1372

Summary

Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) 1.1.14 through 1.1.17 does not properly check the return values of various file and socket operations, which could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (resource exhaustion) by causing file descriptors to be assigned and not released, as demonstrated by fanta.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.2

Application

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.0.4

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.0.4 8

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.1

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.10

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.13

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.14

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.17

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 2

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 3

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 5

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.6

  • Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.7


References

XF - cups-file-descriptor-dos(10912)

MISC - http://www.idefense.com/advisory/12.19.02.txt

BID - 6440

REDHAT - RHSA-2002:295

SUSE - SuSE-SA:2003:002

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2003:001

DEBIAN - DSA-232

BUGTRAQ - 20021219 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 12.19.02: Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in Common Unix Printing System (CUPS)

CONECTIVA - CLSA-2003:702


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:18