FreeBSD : cups-filters -- code execution (6dbae1a8-a4e6-11e5-b864-14dae9d210b8)

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


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Salvatore Bonaccorso reports :

Cups Filters/Foomatic Filters does not consider backtick as an illegal
escape character.

See also :

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/13/2
http://www.nessus.org/u?178cf939

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87481 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8327

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