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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2431

Original release date: 06/22/2010
Last revised: 05/14/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The cupsFileOpen function in CUPS before 1.4.4 allows local users, with lp group membership, to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) /var/cache/cups/remote.cache or (2) /var/cache/cups/job.cache file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 1.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cups.org/articles.php?L596
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:234
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:232
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2856
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cups.org/str.php?L3510
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43521
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2176
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0811
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201207-10
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0535
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=605397

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5-2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.9-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.10-1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.6-2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.16
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.18
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.17
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.14
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.19:rc5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.20:rc6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.21:rc2
* 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:1.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:b2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2:b1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.4.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.1.23
* 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:1.2.5
* 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:1.2.6
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.9
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.8
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.9
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.10
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.11
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.2.12
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:b1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3:rc2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.1
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.3
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.4
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.5
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.8
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.7
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.4.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.4.2
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.10
* cpe:/a:apple:cups:1.3.11
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