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CVE-2001-1002

CVE information

Published

20 years ago

Last Modified

4 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

The default configuration of the DVI print filter (dvips) in Red Hat Linux 7.0 and earlier does not run dvips in secure mode when dvips is executed by lpd, which could allow remote attackers to gain privileges by printing a DVI file that contains malicious commands..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:linux:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -

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