DescriptionThe alert-mailing implementation in HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) 1.6.7 allows local users to gain privileges and send e-mail messages from the root account via vectors related to the setalerts message, and lack of validation of the device URI associated with an event message.
Overall state of this security issue: Ignore
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2008:021, published Fri, 17 Oct 2008 14:00:00 +0000