UnixWare 7.1.4 : vulnerability in foomatic-rip in Foomatic before 3.0.2 allows local users or remote attackers with access to CUPS to execute arbitrary commands

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Date: 02/08/05

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                            SCO Security Advisory

    Subject: UnixWare 7.1.4 : vulnerability in foomatic-rip in Foomatic before 3.0.2 allows local users or remote attackers with access to CUPS to execute arbitrary commands
    Advisory number: SCOSA-2005.12
    Issue date: 2005 February 07
    Cross reference: sr891400 fz530505 erg712704 CAN-2004-0801
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    1. Problem Description

            Unknown vulnerability in foomatic-rip in Foomatic before
            3.0.2 allows local users or remote attackers with access
            to CUPS to execute arbitrary commands

            The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
            has assigned the name CAN-2004-0801 to this issue.

    2. Vulnerable Supported Versions

            System Binaries
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            UnixWare 7.1.4 /usr/bin/foomatic-gswrapper
                                            /usr/bin/foomatic-rip

    3. Solution

            The proper solution is to install the latest packages.

    4. UnixWare 7.1.4

            4.1 Location of Fixed Binaries

            ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2005.12

            4.2 Verification

            MD5 (erg712704.pkg) = af69594469448a198e30945ff1b975b3

            md5 is available for download from
                    ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/security/tools

            4.3 Installing Fixed Binaries

            Upgrade the affected binaries with the following sequence:

            Download erg712704.pkg to the /var/spool/pkg directory

            # pkgadd -d /var/spool/pkg/erg712704.pkg

    5. References

            Specific references for this advisory:
                    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-0801
                    http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/17388

            SCO security resources:
                    http://www.sco.com/support/security/index.html

            SCO security advisories via email
                    http://www.sco.com/support/forums/security.html

            This security fix closes SCO incidents sr891400 fz530505
            erg712704.

    6. Disclaimer

            SCO is not responsible for the misuse of any of the information
            we provide on this website and/or through our security
            advisories. Our advisories are a service to our customers
            intended to promote secure installation and use of SCO
            products.

    7. Acknowledgments

            SCO would like to thank the SuSE Security Team.

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