Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Jann Horn discovered that the CUPS lppasswd tool incorrectly read a
user configuration file in certain configurations. A local attacker
could use this to read sensitive information from certain files,
bypassing access restrictions.
Update the affected cups-client package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71990 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-6891