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|Posted: Sat Oct 31, 2015 9:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201510-08 ] cups-filters
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201510-08)
Date: October 31, 2015
Bug(s): #553644, #553836
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in cups-filters, the worst
of which could lead to arbitrary code execution.
cups-filters is an OpenPrinting CUPS Filters.
Vulnerable: < 1.0.71
Unaffected: >= 1.0.71
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cups-filters. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted print
job using cups-filters, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code
with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All cups-filters users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-print/cups-filters-1.0.71"