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rPSA-2009-0014-1 hplip
rPSA-2009-0014-1 hplip

rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0014-1
Published: 2009-01-20
    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Minor
Exposure Level Classification:
    Local Root Deterministic Privilege Escalation
Updated Versions: 

rPath Issue Tracking System:


    Previous versions of the HP Linux Imaging and Printing (HPLIP) allow
    local users to gain privileges and send e-amil messages from the root
    account and cause a denial of service through the hpssd message parser
    via a crafted packet. 

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