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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3641

Original release date: 10/10/2008
Last revised: 10/29/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language (HPGL) filter in CUPS before 1.3.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted pen width and pen color opcodes that overwrite arbitrary memory.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cups.org/articles.php?L575
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32331
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32226
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2782
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32084
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33111
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1656
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9666
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-10-09
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2780
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33085
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cups.org/str.php?L2911
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-470.htm
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32316
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32284
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 261088
External Source: BID
Name: 31681
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:021
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32292
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8844
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8801
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:211
External Source: XF
Name: cups-hpgl-code-execution(45779)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32222
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 31688
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33568
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0937
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-656-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:002
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1568
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3401
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-067
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20081010 ZDI-08-067: Apple CUPS 1.3.7 (HP-GL/2 filter) Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021031
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200812-11

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9666
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.8 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:b1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.12
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.11
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.10
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.9
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.8
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:rc3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:b2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:b1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.23
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.23:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.22
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.22:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.18
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.17
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.16
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.14
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.10-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.9-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5-2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1
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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)