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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-2431

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2010-2431

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/22/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The cupsFileOpen function in CUPS before 1.4.4 allows local users, with lp group membership, to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) /var/cache/cups/remote.cache or (2) /var/cache/cups/job.cache file.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-cups
  • suse-upgrade-cups-client
  • suse-upgrade-cups-devel
  • suse-upgrade-cups-libs
  • suse-upgrade-cups-libs-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-cups-libs-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-cups-libs-x86
  • suse-upgrade-sap-aio-release

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