GLSA-201406-16 : cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-16
(cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cups-filters. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for more details about the
vulnerabilities.

Impact :

A remote attacker(s) could possibly execute arbitrary code utilizing
multiple attack vectors, or a local attacker could gain escalated
privileges via a specially crafted shared library.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201406-16

Solution :

All cups-filters users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-print/cups-filters-1.0.53'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76084 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66158
66161
66163
66166
66601
66624

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6473
CVE-2013-6474
CVE-2013-6475
CVE-2013-6476
CVE-2014-2707

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