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USN-539-1: CUPS vulnerability

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USN-539-1: CUPS vulnerability

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/31/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Off-by-one error in the ippReadIO function in cups/ipp.c in CUPS 1.3.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) textWithLanguage or (2) nameWithLanguage Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) tag, leading to a stack-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-cupsys

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