Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2014:015)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated cups packages fix security vulnerability :

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 (CVE-2013-6891).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0021.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72099 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64985

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6891

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