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History of iPrint Client fixes (version 5.40 thru 5.94)

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Environment

Novell iPrint Client for Windows

Situation

This document lists the fixes built into the iPrint Client from version 5.40 through 5.94.  These fixes are cumulative.

Resolution

Fixes carried over from the 5.40 Client:
  • Resolves a condition where iPrint redirection results in the printer being removed, but not replaced by the scheduled target printer. (Bug 402869)
  • TID 7005740: Increased PDP/Bi-di/UPD support with iPrint client 5.42
  • TID 7005753: Clear iPrint Client credential after Windows log off
  • Vista and above platforms throw an error to the user installing the printer if the printer has a template based profile associated. (Bug 579020)
  • Updated text to the Printer Agent's Description field does not update to the workstation's Printers and Faxes Window (Bug 405503)
  • TID 7005438 - Prevent iPrint client not installed message. (ActiveX enable)
  • Introduce the ability to upload Mac and Linux PPDs from Windows Vista and Windows 7 using IE.
  • TID 7006877 - New iCapture syntax
Fixes carried over from the 5.42 Client:
  • ZDI-CAN-745: "Novell iPrint Client Browser Plugin Parameter Name Remote Code Execution." This vulnerability was discovered by Ivan Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Iniative. CVE-2010-4314.
  • ZDI-CAN-754: "Novell iPrint Client Browser Plugin Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This vulnerability was discovered by Ivan Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Iniative. CVE-2010-4315.
  • ZDI-CAN-858: "Novell iPrint Client Browser Plugin Execute Request debug Parameter Remote Code Execution." This vulnerability was discovered by Aaron Portnoy, TippingPoint DVLabs. CVE-2010-4316.
  • ZDI-CAN-867: "Novell iPrint Client Browser Plugin Remote File Deletion Vulnerability." This vulnerability was discovered by Aaron Portnoy, TippingPoint DVLabs. CVE-2010-4319.
Security fixes introduced in the 5.44 Client:
  • ZDI-CAN-905: "Novell iPrint Client Browser PluginGetDriverFile Uninitialized Pointer Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This vulnerability was discovered by Aaron Portnoy, TippingPoint DVLabs. CVE-2010-4317.
  • Secunia advisory SA40805 and CVE identifier CVE-2010-1527. Found by Carsten Eiram, Secunia Research.
Fixes carried over from the 5.50 Client:
  • TID 7006886 - iPrint Windows 7 printer install error: 2147023673 (Windows 7 iPrint printers failed to install with unsigned drivers)
    Printers update everyday (Random Issue) when auto driver update is enabled. (Bug 613184)
  • Win7 - iPrint client fails to install drivers(Error: 2147023099) uploaded after doing a "Windows Update" on the uploading workstation. (Bug 605512)
  • Functionality Change: Introduced option of Purge All Jobs for specified PA within iprntcmd: "iprntcmd -r | --purgealljobs " (Bug 598362)
  • Functionality Change: Client update is forced after user rejects client update 5 times (Bug 622867)
Fixes carried over from the 5.52 Client:
  • Updating 'Location' crashes Print Spooler with 5.4x client (Bug 639389)
  • Drivers are not removed from C:\NDPS\DRVR_TMP directory after install of iPrint printer (Bug 643663)
  • User printer does not work on Windows 7. (Bug 645638)
  • Windows7:CHS:title bar in error message is not translated. (Bug 629004)
Fixes carried over from the 5.56 Client
  • TID 7006724 - User printers do not work on 2008 R2
  • Security Fixes. See the "security fixes:" section from the 5.56 readme available from download.novell.com
Fixes introduced in the 5.60 Client
  • TID 7007782 - Universal Printer Driver takes over 4 minutes to install
  • TID 7008220 - Unable to view print jobs from the Windows 7 Printers and Devices panel
  • Client install to non-English Win7 platforms crashes the spooler, showing a failed installed. (Bugs 663841 and 681632)
  • Initial printer status shows error state with non-English Win7 with Xerox drivers and User Printers (Bug 674558)
  • Print drivers in the C:\NDPS directory are not cleared (Bug 670861)
  • TID 7008248 - iPrint Direct SNMP Community String feature
Fixes introduced in the 5.64 Client
  • Auto Driver Update innappropriately triggers when Driver Store is Down (Bug 676871)
  • "iprintcmd -g" does not return the default printer (Bug 683714)
  • TID 7009122 - How to pre-cache print drivers to speed up iPrint printer installations. (new feature)
Security fixes introduced in the 5.64 Client:
  • ZDI-CAN-1126: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll uri Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1699
  • ZDI-CAN-1127: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll  profile-time Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1700
  • ZDI-CAN-1128: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll profile-name Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1701
  • ZDI-CAN-1129: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll file-date-time Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1702
  • ZDI-CAN-1130: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll driver-version Remote Code Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1703
  • ZDI-CAN-1131: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll core-package Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1704
  • ZDI-CAN-1132: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll client-file-name Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1705
  • ZDI-CAN-1133:  Novell iPrint nipplib.dll iprint-client-config-info Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1706
  • ZDI-CAN-1134: Novell iPrint op-printer-list-all-jobs cookie Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1708
  • ZDI-CAN-1135: Novell iPrint op-printer-list-all-jobs url Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-1707

 Fixes introduced in the 5.69 FTF (Field Test File) iPrint Client:

  • ShortInstallName feature results in spooler crash. Bug 704851
  • "Setup has detected that another instance of this program is already running". Bug 702910
  • Cannon Image MF8400/MF8100 driver associated to iPrint printer results in error -536870656. Bug 677114
  • iprntcmd command does not indicate the sucess of driver upload. Bug 680372
  • Older driver uploads when newer INF is selected. Need pop-up to inform customer of MS KB udpate. TID 7007119. Bug 599347
  • iprntcmd --delprinter added ability to delete ALL printers from workstation. Bug 694041
  • iPrint client and Novell Client don't share edirectory passwords if iPrint client is installed first. Bug 684506
Fixes introduced in the 5.68 iPrint Client:
  • This client was removed from the Novell download site because of the issue documented in TID 7009303
Fixes introduced in the 5.72 iPrint Client:
  • This client was removed from the Novell download site because of the non-English language issues.
Fixes introduced in the 5.74 iPrint client:
  • "Setup has detected that another instance of this program is already running". Bug 702910
  • iPrint Auto Driver Update prompts printer re-install after each reboot. TID 7009725
  • Canon Image MF8400/MF8100 driver associated to iPrint printer results in error -536870656. Bug 677114
  • iprntcmd command does not indicate the sucess of driver upload. Bug 680372
  • Older driver uploads when newer INF is selected. Need pop-up to inform customer of MS KB udpate. TID 7007119. Bug 599347
  • iprntcmd --delprinter added ability to delete ALL printers from workstation. Bug 694041
  • iPrint client and Novell Client don't share edirectory passwords if iPrint client is installed first. Bug 684506
  • Client32 password update is not passed to iPrint Client.  TID 7010559
New Feature Introduced in the 5.74 iPrint Client:
  • iCM no longer requires the Novell Client for Windows.
Fixes introduced in the 5.78 iPrint Client:
  • NIPPLPTE.exe crashes when printing to iCapture port which has a secure printer captured. Bug 723807
  • Windows XP bootup hang with iPrint Client 5.74. TID 7009838
  • Printer Driver Profile creation hangs with "Loading driver configuration". TID 7010086
  • Driver upload from Win7 client returns missing 2511290 message, even though it is installed. Bug 742282
  • v5.74 iPrint client does not have proper Catalan and Dutch translations. Bug 735185
Security fixes introduced in the 5.78 Client:
  • ZDI-CAN-1345: Novell iPrint Client nipplib.dll GetDriverSettings realm Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by gwslabs.com, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-4187.
  • ZDI-CAN-1458: Novell iPrint Client ActiveX GetPrinterURLList2 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Brian Gorenc, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-4185.
  • ZDI-CAN-1466: Novell iPrint nipplib.dll  > client-file-name Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Ivan Rodriguez Almuina, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2011-4186.
Fixes introduced in the 5.82 iPrint Client
  • iPrint printer install with Firefox doesn't show success window (TID 7009888)
  • Windows 7 laptop connect to remote network experiences hangs when listing iPrint printers (TID 7008411)
  • Printer Driver Profile with Ricoh MP6001PCL6 driver won't retain changes (TID 7010071)
  • iPrint client install crash (bug 749396)
Security fixes introduced in the 5.82 Client:
  • ZDI-CAN-1533: Novell iPrint Client op-client-interface-version Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. This vulnerability was found by Brian Gorenc, HP DVLabs, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative. CVE-2012-0411.
Fixes introduced in the 5.86 iPrint Client
  • Introduce iPrint support for Windows 8. (TID 7011315)
Fixes introduced in the 5.90 iPrint Client
  • Security Vulnerability - Novell iPrint Client Stack Buffer Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (TID 7012344)

Fixes introduced in the 5.92 iPrint Client

  • iPrint or Apache is slow or unable to accept new jobs (TID 7012473)
  • Added support for XPS drivers. (Bug 831092)
  • Resolved issue with shortcut settings being saved with printer driver profile (Bug 827766)
  • Resolved issue with invalid realm details found in iPrint Client Passwords tab (Bug 789947)
  • Fixed iprntcmd -v output (Bug 574955)
  • Resolved issue with iprntcmd -i showing wrong information for direct printer (Bug 793113)
Fixes introduced in the 5.94 iPrint Client
  • Introduces support for Windows 8.1, which also requires iPrint server updates.  (See TID 7014111)
  • Mac or Linux print drivers fail to upload with "Check that the Driver Store (idsd) is loaded" (TID 7000038)
  • Security Vulnerability - Novell iPrint Client DoS vulnerability in id1.GetPrinterURLList(arg1,arg2) (TID 7014184)

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  • Document ID:7008708
  • Creation Date:06-JUN-11
  • Modified Date:19-MAR-14
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