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USN-2082-1: CUPS vulnerability

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USN-2082-1: CUPS vulnerability

Severity
1
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/25/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/08/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

lppasswd in CUPS before 1.7.1, when running with setuid privileges, allows local users to read portions of arbitrary files via a modified HOME environment variable and a symlink attack involving .cups/client.conf.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-cups-client

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