SecurityTracker.com
Keep Track of the Latest Vulnerabilities
with SecurityTracker!
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 
Sign Up
Sign Up for Your FREE Weekly SecurityTracker E-mail Alert Summary
Instant Alerts
Buy our Premium Vulnerability Notification Service to receive customized, instant alerts
Affiliates
Put SecurityTracker Vulnerability Alerts on Your Web Site -- It's Free!
Partners
Become a Partner and License Our Database or Notification Service
Report a Bug
Report a vulnerability that you have found to SecurityTracker
bugs
@
securitytracker.com






Category:   Application (Generic)  >   CUPS Vendors:   Easy Software Products
CUPS Web Interface Permits Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1024122
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1024122
CVE Reference:   CVE-2010-0540   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jun 18 2010
Impact:   Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 1.4.4
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in CUPS. A remote user can conduct cross-site request forgery attacks.

The CUPS web interface does not properly validate requests. A remote user can take actions on the interface acting as the target authenticated administrative user.

Adrian 'pagvac' Pastor of GNUCITIZEN and Tim Starling reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can take actions on the target interface acting as the target user.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (1.4.4).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://cups.org/articles.php?L596

Vendor URL:  cups.org/str.php?L3498 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Input validation error
Underlying OS:   Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Jun 18 2010 (Red Hat Issues Fix) CUPS Web Interface Permits Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks   (bugzilla@redhat.com)
Red Hat has issued a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5.
Jun 18 2010 (Apple Issues Fix) CUPS Web Interface Permits Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks
Apple has issued a fix for Mac OS X.



 Source Message Contents

Date:  Fri, 18 Jun 2010 04:49:00 +0000
Subject:  CUPS


CVE-2010-0540

 
 


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

Copyright 2014, SecurityGlobal.net LLC