HP Linux Imaging and Printing Project hpmud_get_pml() buffer overflow
|hplip-hpmudgetpml-bo (64738)||High Risk|
HP Linux Imaging and Printing Project is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking by the hpmud_get_pml() function. By sending a specially-crafted SNMP response, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
Apply the appropriate patch for your system. See References.
- ASA-2011-021: hplip security update (RHSA-2011-0154).
- HPLIP Website: HPLIP Knowledge Base.
- Novell Bugzilla ID: 336658: HPLIP SNMP Response Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability.
- BID-45833: HP Linux Imaging and Printing System SNMP Protocol Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-4267: Stack-based buffer overflow in the hpmud_get_pml function in io/hpmud/pml.c in Hewlett-Packard Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) 1.6.7, 3.9.8, 3.10.9, and probably other versions allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted SNMP response with a large length value.
- DSA-2152: hplip -- buffer overflow
- OSVDB ID: 70498: HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) hpmud_get_pml() Function SNMP Response Remote Overflow
- RHSA-2011-0154: Moderate: hplip security update
- SA42956: HPLIP SNMP Response Processing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- SA51578: Avaya Aura System Manager Denial of Service and Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1024967: HP Linux Imaging and Printing Project (hplip) Buffer Overflow in hpmud_get_pml() Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
- SUSE-SR:2011:002: SUSE Security Summary Report
- SUSE-SR:2011:005: SUSE Security Summary Report
- Avaya Aura Presence Services 6.x
- Avaya Aura System Manager 6.1.x
- HP Linux Imaging and Printing System 3.10.9
- RedHat Enterprise Linux 5
- RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client
- RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Server
- RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
- RedHat Enterprise Linux EUS 5.6.z
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Long Life 5.6
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Server EUS 6.0.z
Jan 18, 2011
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