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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.
<product type="ebuild"></product>
<announced>July 16, 2016</announced>
<revised>July 16, 2016: 1</revised>
<package name="net-print/cups" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.0.2-r1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.0.2-r1</vulnerable>
<p>CUPS, the Common Unix Printing System, is a full-featured print server.</p>
<p>A vulnerability has been discovered in CUPS concerning the handling of
compressed raster files.
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process.
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All CUPS users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-print/cups-2.0.2-r1"
<uri link="">CVE-2014-9679</uri>
<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>