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MDKSA-2002:015: cups Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the cups package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2002:015 (cups).
There is a potential buffer overflow vulnerability in CUPS when reading the
names of attributes. This bug affects all versions of CUPS and is fixed upstream
in version 1.1.14.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2002:015
Threat Level: High
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