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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1158: CUPS: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1158: CUPS: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The add_job function in scheduler/ipp.c in cupsd in CUPS before 2.0.3 performs incorrect free operations for multiple-value job-originating-host-name attributes, which allows remote attackers to trigger data corruption for reference-counted strings via a crafted (1) IPP_CREATE_JOB or (2) IPP_PRINT_JOB request, as demonstrated by replacing the configuration file and consequently executing arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-print-cups

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