Fedora 8 : cups-1.3.6-4.fc8 (2008-2131)
High Nessus Plugin ID 31814
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionTwo security issues have been fixed in this update: * A buffer overflow when processing GIF files * A heap-based overflow in a CUPS helper program, used for searching documentation This update also fixes a problem with processing some JPEG files.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected cups package.