GLSA-201510-08 : cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 86693
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201510-08 (cups-filters: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cups-filters. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted print job using cups-filters, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll cups-filters users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-print/cups-filters-1.0.71'