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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1270

lppasswd in CUPS 1.1.22, when run in environments that do not ensure that file descriptors 0, 1, and 2 are open when lppasswd is called, does not verify that the passwd.new file is different from STDERR, which allows local users to control output to passwd.new via certain user input that triggers an error message.
Publish Date : 2005-01-10 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2004-12-15 2004-12-15
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
lppasswd in CUPS 1.1.22, when run in environments that do not ensure that file descriptors 0, 1, and 2 are open when lpp... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11507 unix
RHSA-2005:013: cups security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005013 unix
RHSA-2005:013: cups security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050013 unix
RHSA-2005:053: CUPS security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005053 unix
RHSA-2005:053: CUPS security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050053 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1270

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.0.4 8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.4 5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.19 Rc5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Easy Software Products Cups 1.1.22 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Redhat Fedora Core Core 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Redhat Fedora Core Core 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Easy Software Products Cups 22
Redhat Fedora Core 2

- References For CVE-2004-1270

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200412-25.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200412-25
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:008
MANDRAKE MDKSA-2005:008
http://tigger.uic.edu/~jlongs2/holes/cups2.txt
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-50-1
UBUNTU USN-50-1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-013.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:013
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-053.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:053
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18609
XF cups-lppasswd-passwd-modify(18609)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1270

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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