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|Posted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 6:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201406-16 ] cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201406-16)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: June 16, 2014
Bug(s): #504474, #506518, #508844
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in cups-filters, worst of
which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
cups-filters is an OpenPrinting CUPS Filters.
Vulnerable: < 1.0.53
Unaffected: >= 1.0.53
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cups-filters. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for more details about the
A remote attacker(s) could possibly execute arbitrary code utilizing
multiple attack vectors, or a local attacker could gain escalated
privileges via a specially crafted shared library.
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-1.0.53"