Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that users in the lpadmin group could modify certain
CUPS configuration options to escalate privileges. An attacker could
use this to potentially gain root privileges.
Update the affected cups and / or cupsys packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true