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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-4161

Original release date: 12/01/2011
Last revised: 09/17/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The default configuration of the HP CM8060 Color MFP with Edgeline; Color LaserJet 3xxx, 4xxx, 5550, 9500, CMxxxx, CPxxxx, and Enterprise CPxxxx; Digital Sender 9200c and 9250c; LaserJet 4xxx, 5200, 90xx, Mxxxx, and Pxxxx; and LaserJet Enterprise 500 color M551, 600, M4555 MFP, and P3015 enables the Remote Firmware Update (RFU) setting, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by using a session on TCP port 9100 to upload a crafted firmware update.

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: MISC
Name: http://isc.sans.org/diary/Hacking+HP+Printers+for+Fun+and+Profit/12112
External Source: MISC
Name: http://redtape.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/11/29/9076395-exclusive-millions-of-printers-open-to-devastating-hack-attack-researchers-say
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBPI02728
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#717921
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 47063
External Source: BID
Name: 51324
External Source: MLIST
Name: [dailydave] 20111130 The Vampire Diaries
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1026357
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100692
Type: Advisory

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