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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-015

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-015
Posted Jan 23, 2014
Authored by Mandriva | Site mandriva.com

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-015 - Jann Horn discovered that the CUPS lppasswd tool incorrectly read a user configuration file in certain configurations. A local attacker could use this to read sensitive information from certain files, bypassing access restrictions.

tags | advisory, local
systems | linux, mandriva
advisories | CVE-2013-6891
MD5 | 4434f3050de573647a75e67da5bff5e9

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-015

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2014:015
http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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Package : cups
Date : January 22, 2014
Affected: Business Server 1.0
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Problem Description:

Updated cups packages fix security vulnerability:

Jann Horn discovered that the CUPS lppasswd tool incorrectly read a
user configuration file in certain configurations. A local attacker
could use this to read sensitive information from certain files,
bypassing access restrictions (CVE-2013-6891).
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-6891
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0021.html
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
a6646cbe1804c5d62e37197b3ec90ec8 mbs1/x86_64/cups-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
fa20903729498ec8fbd29c6585abaa9a mbs1/x86_64/cups-common-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
aca4ef10b72a067ab3a7fb36df3fa5d3 mbs1/x86_64/cups-serial-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
d30e3298fe8a3c1f9b8faf86d08b26e0 mbs1/x86_64/lib64cups2-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
281b77cf4c621cd2afd865f9349b7c90 mbs1/x86_64/lib64cups2-devel-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
49ea22c6a06c0c71069fe8fa1a7c405c mbs1/x86_64/php-cups-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
8d940ef3c9ba290046e5120c1e0eb884 mbs1/SRPMS/cups-1.5.4-1.3.mbs1.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the
GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com
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Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
<security*mandriva.com>
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