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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-4338

Original release date: 06/22/2014
Last revised: 11/13/2014


cups-browsed in cups-filters before 1.0.53 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging a malformed cups-browsed.conf BrowseAllow directive that is interpreted as granting browse access to all IP addresses.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:1795
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140425 Re: Re: cups-browsed remote exploit
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140619 Re: cups-browsed remote exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.linuxfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1204

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.052 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.051
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.10
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.11
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.12
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.13
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.14
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.15
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.16
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.17
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.18
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.19
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.20
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.21
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.22
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.23
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.24
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.25
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.26
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.27
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.28
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.29
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.30
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.31
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.32
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.33
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.34
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.35
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.36
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.37
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.38
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.39
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.40
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.41
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.42
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.43
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.44
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.45
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.46
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.47
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.48
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.49
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.50
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:1.0.9

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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