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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0302

Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in scheduler/select.c in the scheduler in cupsd in CUPS before 1.4.4, when kqueue or epoll is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or hang) via a client disconnection during listing of a large number of print jobs, related to improperly maintaining a reference count. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2009-3553.
Publish Date : 2010-03-05 Last Update Date : 2017-09-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2010-01-22 2010-03-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-0302 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0129 -- cups security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28031 unix
ELSA-2010:0129: cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22958 unix
RHSA-2010:0129: cups security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22030 unix
RHSA-2010:0129: cups security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100129 unix
Use-after-free vulnerability in the abstract file-descriptor handling interface in the cupsdDoSelect function in schedul... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11216 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0302

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Cups 1.3.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Cups 1.3.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Cups 1.3.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Cups 1.4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Cups 4

- References For CVE-2010-0302 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2010-1481
BID 38510 CUPS File Descriptors Handling Use-After-Free Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2012-07-10 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1024124
GENTOO GLSA-201207-10
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11216

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0302

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