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Posted by Bill Keys   
Previous versions of the cups package could be forced to hang via a client "partially negotiating" an ssl connection. In this state, cups would not allow other connections to be made, a denial of service.
Foresight Linux Essential Advisory: 2007-0003-1
Published: 2007-03-25

Rating: Minor

Updated Versions:
 
cups=/conary.rpath.com at rpl:devel//foresight.rpath.org at fl:1-devel//1/1.2.10-0.1-1
     group-dist=/foresight.rpath.org at fl:1-devel//1/1.1-0.10-2

References:
     https://issues.foresightlinux.org/browse/FL-205
     http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-0720

Description:
     Previous versions of the cups package could be forced to hang via a 
client "partially negotiating" an ssl connection. In this state, cups 
would not allow other connections to be made, a denial of service.
 
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