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<glsa id="201607-06">
<title>CUPS: Buffer overflow</title>
<synopsis>A buffer overflow in CUPS might allow remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild"></product>
<announced>July 16, 2016</announced>
<revised>July 16, 2016: 1</revised>
<bug>539582</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-print/cups" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.0.2-r1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.0.2-r1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>CUPS, the Common Unix Printing System, is a full-featured print server.</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>A vulnerability has been discovered in CUPS concerning the handling of
compressed raster files.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All CUPS users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-print/cups-2.0.2-r1"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-9679">CVE-2014-9679</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Fri, 01 Jul 2016 05:48:13 +0000">b-man</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 16 Jul 2016 13:19:26 +0000">b-man</metadata>
</glsa>