Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cups (MDVSA-2009:027)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 37103
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered in CUPS shipped with Mandriva Linux which allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/pdf.log temporary file (CVE-2009-0032).
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.