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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   foomatic-filters Vendors:   linuxprinting.org
Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1011290
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1011290
CVE Reference:   CVE-2004-0801   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 15 2004
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via local system, Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via local system, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 3.0.2
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Foomatic in the foomatic-rip filter (part of foomatic-filters package). A remote or local user can execute commands on the target system.

The vendor reported that a remote or local user with access to CUPS can execute commands on the target system with 'lp' (or similar) user privileges.

Impact:   A remote or local user can execute commands with 'lp' user privileges.
Solution:   The vendor has released a fixed version (3.0.2), available at:

http://www.linuxprinting.org/download/foomatic/foomatic-filters-3.0.2.tar.gz

Vendor URL:  www.linuxprinting.org/pipermail/foomatic-devel/2004q3/001996.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Sep 16 2004 (Mandrake Issues Fix) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
Mandrake has released a fix.
Sep 16 2004 (SuSE Issues Fix) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
SuSE has released a fix.
Sep 21 2004 (Gentoo Issues Fix) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
Gentoo has released a fix.
Sep 23 2004 (Fedora Issues Fix for FC2) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
Fedora has released a fix for Fedora Core 2.
Oct 27 2004 (Conectiva Issues Fix) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
Conectiva has released a fix.
Nov 5 2004 (Fedora Issues Fix for FC1) Foomatic Bug in foomatic-rip Filter Lets Remote Users Execute Commands
Fedora has released a fix for Fedora Core 1.



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