Lexmark Security Advisory:
| Revision:|| 1.0|
| Last update: || 26 August 2016|
| Public Release Date:|| 30 August 2016|
XLS parsing buffer overflow vulnerability.
A vulnerability was disclosed in the XLS parsing function that provides the potential for an attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected system.
An exploitable buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the XLS parsing function used in some Lexmark devices to print XLS documents. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker to either crash or execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system via a print request of a crafted XLS document.
|CVSSv3 Base Score:||10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
CVSSv3 scores are calculated in accordance with CVSS version 3.0 (https://www.first.org/cvss/user-guide)
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can lead to the disclosure and/or modification of information and the ability to execute code on the affected system.
To determine a devices firmware level, select the "Settings" >"Reports" > "Menu Setting Page" menu item from the operator panel. If the firmware level listed under "Device Information" matches any level under "Affected Releases", then upgrade to a "Fixed Release".
|Lexmark Models||Affected Releases||Fixed Releases|
|CX820de, CX820dtfe||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|XC6152de, XC6152dtfe||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|CX825de, CX825dte, CX825dtfe||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|XC8155de, XC8155dte||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|CX860de, CX860dte, CX860dtfe||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|XC8160de, XC8160dte||PP.030.072 and previous||PP.030.073 and later|
|CS820de, CS820dte, CS820dtfe||YK.030.072 and previous||YK.030.073 and later|
|C6160||YK.030.072 and previous||YK.030.073 and later|
|CS720de, CS720dte||CB.030.072 and previous||CB.030.073 and later|
|CS725de, CS725dte||CB.030.072 and previous||CB.030.073 and later|
|C4150||CB.030.072 and previous||CB.030.073 and later|
|CX725de, CX725dhe, CX725dthe||ATL.030.072 and previous||ATL.030.073 and later|
|XC4150, XC4140||ATL.030.072 and previous||ATL.030.073 and later|
Obtaining Updated Software
To obtain firmware that resolves this issue, or if you have special code, please contact Lexmark's Technical Support Center at http://support.lexmark.com to find your local support center.
Lexmark recommends updating firmware to address this issue.
Exploitation and Public Announcements
Lexmark is not aware of any malicious use against Lexmark products of the vulnerability described in this advisory.
Status of this Notice:
THIS DOCUMENT IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND IS PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE. LEXMARK RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR UPDATE THIS DOCUMENT AT ANY TIME.
This advisory is posted on Lexmark’s web site at http://support.lexmark.com/alerts.
Future updates to this document will be on Lexmark’s web site at the same location.
|1.0|| 25 – August 2016|| Initial Public Release|
LEGACY ID: TE817