ID CVE-2009-3553
Summary Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in scheduler/select.c in the scheduler in cupsd in CUPS 1.3.7 and 1.3.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or hang) via a client disconnection during listing of a large number of print jobs, related to improperly maintaining a reference count. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apple:cups:1.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 19-09-2017 - 01:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-399
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:12:08.204-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11414
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is CentOS Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15802
  • comment Oracle Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15459
description Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in scheduler/select.c in the scheduler in cupsd in CUPS 1.3.7 and 1.3.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or hang) via a client disconnection during listing of a large number of print jobs, related to improperly maintaining a reference count. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11183
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in scheduler/select.c in the scheduler in cupsd in CUPS 1.3.7 and 1.3.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or hang) via a client disconnection during listing of a large number of print jobs, related to improperly maintaining a reference count. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
version 18
redhat via4
advisories
bugzilla
id 530111
title CVE-2009-3553 cups: Use-after-free (crash) due improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface
oval
AND
  • comment Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
    oval oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070331001
  • OR
    • AND
      • comment cups is earlier than 1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20091595002
      • comment cups is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070123014
    • AND
      • comment cups-devel is earlier than 1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20091595008
      • comment cups-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070123020
    • AND
      • comment cups-libs is earlier than 1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20091595004
      • comment cups-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070123018
    • AND
      • comment cups-lpd is earlier than 1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20091595006
      • comment cups-lpd is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
        oval oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20070123016
rhsa
id RHSA-2009:1595
released 2009-11-18
severity Moderate
title RHSA-2009:1595: cups security update (Moderate)
rpms
  • cups-1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
  • cups-devel-1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
  • cups-libs-1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
  • cups-lpd-1:1.3.7-11.el5_4.4
refmap via4
apple APPLE-SA-2010-01-19-1
bid 37048
confirm
debian DSA-2176
fedora FEDORA-2009-12652
gentoo GLSA-201207-10
mandriva MDVSA-2010:073
misc
secunia
  • 37360
  • 37364
  • 38241
  • 43521
sunalert 275230
ubuntu USN-906-1
vupen
  • ADV-2010-0173
  • ADV-2011-0535
Last major update 19-09-2017 - 01:29
Published 20-11-2009 - 02:30
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