Descriptioncupsd in CUPS 1.3.9 and earlier allows local users, and possibly remote attackers, to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) by adding a large number of RSS Subscriptions, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: this issue can be triggered remotely by leveraging CVE-2008-5184.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:026, published Mon, 24 Nov 2008 16:00:00 +0000
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy 12||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5||cups154||Already fixed|
|Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4||cups154||Already fixed|
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12||cups154||Already fixed|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3||cups154||Already fixed|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 06:34:29 2013
CVE page last modified: Mon Jan 16 14:51:36 2023