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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0720

The CUPS service on multiple platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (service hang) via a "partially-negotiated" SSL connection, which prevents other requests from being accepted.
Publish Date : 2007-03-13 Last Update Date : 2020-12-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
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 moderate 2007-03-14 2006-11-13
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0720 unix
ELSA-2007:0123: cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22569 unix
RHSA-2007:0123: cups security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070123 unix
The CUPS service on multiple platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (service hang) via a "partia... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11046 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-2007-0720

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Cups Cups * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Cups Cups 1

- References For CVE-2007-0720
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:009
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0123
BID 23127 CUPS Partial SSL Connection Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-07
GENTOO GLSA-200703-28
SECTRACK 1017750
BID 22948 Apple Mac OS X Multiple Applications Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-04-20 CONFIRM
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-03-13
SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:014
CERT TA07-072A
VUPEN ADV-2007-0949
VUPEN ADV-2007-0930
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11046
BUGTRAQ 20070325 FLEA-2007-0003-1: cups

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0720

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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