DescriptionThe cupsDoAuthentication function in auth.c in the client in CUPS before 1.4.4, when HAVE_GSSAPI is omitted, does not properly handle a demand for authorization, which allows remote CUPS servers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via HTTP_UNAUTHORIZED responses.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1|| ||Patchnames: |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2|| |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3|| |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4|| |
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4|| |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||cups||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||cups||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||cups||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1||cups||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1||cups||Released|