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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-4338

cups-browsed in cups-filters before 1.0.53 allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging a malformed cups-browsed.conf BrowseAllow directive that is interpreted as granting browse access to all IP addresses.
Publish Date : 2014-06-22 Last Update Date : 2018-01-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2014-1795 -- cups-filters security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26296 unix
RHSA-2014:1795 -- cups-filters security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28375 unix
RHSA-2014:1795: cups-filters security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141795 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-2014-4338

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Linuxfoundation Cups-filters 1.0.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linuxfoundation Cups-filters 1

- References For CVE-2014-4338

https://bugs.linuxfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1204 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68124
BID 68124 cups-filters CVE-2014-4338 Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2014-11-04
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1795.html
REDHAT RHSA-2014:1795
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/06/19/12
MLIST [oss-security] 20140619 Re: cups-browsed remote exploit
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/04/25/7
MLIST [oss-security] 20140425 Re: Re: cups-browsed remote exploit

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-4338

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


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