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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0755

Original release date: 02/13/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Format string vulnerability in the ReportSysLogEvent function in the LPD server in cyan soft Opium OPI Server 4.10.1028 and earlier; cyanPrintIP Easy OPI, Professional, and Basic 4.10.1030 and earlier; Workstation 4.10.836 and earlier; and Standard 4.10.940 and earlier; might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in the queue name in a request.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: BID
Name: 27728
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0498
External Source: BID
Name: 27734
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/cyanuro-adv.txt
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080211 Format string and DoS in Opium OPI and cyanPrintIP servers 4.10.x

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:cyanprintip_basic:4.10.1030 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:cyanprintip_easy_opi:4.10.1030 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:cyanprintip_professional:4.10.1030 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:cyanprintip_standard:4.10.940 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:cyanprintip_workstation:4.10.836 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:cyan_soft:opium4_opi_server:4.10.1028 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)