CVE-2009-3553

NameCVE-2009-3553
DescriptionUse-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 1.3.7 and 1.3.10 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2176-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs557740
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)squeeze1.4.4-7+squeeze5fixed
squeeze (security)1.4.4-7+squeeze4fixed
squeeze (lts)1.4.4-7+squeeze7fixed
wheezy1.5.3-5+deb7u4fixed
wheezy (security)1.5.3-5+deb7u5fixed
sid, jessie1.7.5-11fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cupssource(unstable)1.4.2-4low557740
cupssourcelenny1.3.8-1+lenny9mediumDSA-2176-1
cupsyssource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

[lenny] - cups <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
- cupsys <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced in 1.3.x)
http://www.cups.org/newsgroups.php/s1+gcups.bugs?s1+gcups.bugs+v4+T+Q3200

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