HP Ink Printers RCE Vulnerabilities (Faxploit)

Published: 2018-08-17 03:33:30
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Summary:
Two security vulnerabilities have been identified with certain HP Inkjet printers. A maliciously crafted file sent to an affected device can cause a stack or static buffer overflow, which could allow remote code execution.

Detection Method:
The script checks if the target host is a vulnerable device running a vulnerable firmware version.

Affected Versions:
Multiple HP PageWide Pro, HP DesignJet, HP Officejet, HP Deskjet and HP Envy devices. See the referenced advisory for an extended list.

Recommendations:
See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5924
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5925

References:

https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c06097712
https://research.checkpoint.com/sending-fax-back-to-the-dark-ages/
https://blog.checkpoint.com/2018/08/12/faxploit-hp-printer-fax-exploit/

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3

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