CVE-2011-2697

NameCVE-2011-2697
Descriptionfoomatic-rip-hplip in HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) 3.11.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted *FoomaticRIPCommandLine field in a .ppd file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2380-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs635549

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
foomatic-filters (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy4.0.17-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie4.0.17-5+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid4.0.17-8fixed
hplip (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy3.12.6-3.1+deb7u1fixed
jessie3.14.6-1fixed
stretch, sid3.16.8+repack0-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
foomatic-filterssource(unstable)4.0medium
foomatic-filterssourcelenny3.0.2-20080211-3.2+lenny1mediumDSA-2380-1
foomatic-filterssourcesqueeze4.0.5-6+squeeze1mediumDSA-2380-1
hplipsource(unstable)3.10.6-2medium635549

Notes

hplip might have been fixed earlier than stable, current versions use foomatic-rip
from foomatic-filters: /usr/lib/cups/filter/foomatic-rip
There two implementation of the affected filter: the version from foomatic-filters
4.0 is written in C and has been assigned CVE-2011-2964 and the version in
foomatic-filters 3.x is written in Perl and has been assigned CVE-2011-2697
hplip includes local copy of the Perl version. It needs to be checked, whether
it's modified somehow

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