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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-2964

foomaticrip.c in foomatic-rip in foomatic-filters in Foomatic 4.0.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted *FoomaticRIPCommandLine field in a .ppd file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-2697.
Publish Date : 2011-07-29 Last Update Date : 2017-08-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2011-07-13 2011-06-07
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-2964 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-1110 -- foomatic security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28159 unix
DSA-2380-1 foomatic-filters -- shell command injection oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15147 unix
ELSA-2011:1110: foomatic security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23286 unix
RHSA-2011:1110: foomatic security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111110 unix
RHSA-2011:1110: foomatic security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21595 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-2964

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Linuxfoundation Foomatic 4.0.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linuxfoundation Foomatic 1

- References For CVE-2011-2964
XF foomatic-foomatic-code-execution(68994)
GENTOO GLSA-201203-07
MLIST [oss-security] 20110718 Re: CVE Request: hplip/foomatic-filters
REDHAT RHSA-2011:1110
MLIST [oss-security] 20110728 Re: CVE Request: hplip/foomatic-filters
MLIST [oss-security] 20110713 CVE Request: hplip/foomatic-filters CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-2964

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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