Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDKSA-2001:048)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

The version of cups shipped with Linux-Mandrake 8.0 has a problem
where when a user prints a multi-page PostScript file with embedded
pictures, the pages following the first with the picture are all
printed on the same page, one on top of the other. From multi-page
Abiword files (only text) only the last page is printed. This update
resolves this bug. As well, the upstream 1.1.7 release of cups fixes
some security issues.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13867 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-048.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1332

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