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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-1184

Original release date: 01/21/2005
Last revised: 08/21/2010


The EPSF pipe support in enscript 1.6.3 allows remote attackers or local users to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally 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://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:152892
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:040
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060526 rPSA-2006-0083-1 enscript
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2005:033
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1297
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-654
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9658
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-133A
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-68-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200502-03
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 12329
External Source: XF
Name: enscript-epsf-command-ececution(19012)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1012965

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9658
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:redhat:fedora_core:core_2.0
* cpe:/o:redhat:fedora_core:core_3.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:1.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:2.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:3.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:4.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:4.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:4.3
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:4.4
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:4.4.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:5.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:5.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:5.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:5.3
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.1:alpha
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.3
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.3::ppc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.3:alpha
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.4
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.4::i386
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.4::ppc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:6.4:alpha
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.0::i386
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.0::ppc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.0::sparc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.0:alpha
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.1::spa
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.1::sparc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.1::x86
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.1:alpha
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.2::i386
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.3
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.3::i386
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.3::ppc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:7.3::sparc
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.0::i386
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0::x86_64
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.1::x86_64
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.2::x86_64
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.4
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.5
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.6
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.6.1
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.6.2
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.6.3
* cpe:/a:gnu:enscript:1.6.4
* cpe:/a:sgi:propack:3.0

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