Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2014:091)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated cups packages fix security vulnerability :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in scheduler/client.c in
Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) before 1.7.2 allows remote
attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URL path,
related to the is_path_absolute function (CVE-2014-2856).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0193.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74070 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66788

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2856

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