Debian: DSA-3283-1: cups security update

    Date 09 Jun 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that CUPS, the Common UNIX Printing System, is vulnerable to a remotely triggerable privilege escalation via cross-site scripting and bad print job submission used to replace cupsd.conf on the CUPS server.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3283-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    June 09, 2015                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : cups
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-1158 CVE-2015-1159
    
    It was discovered that CUPS, the Common UNIX Printing System, is
    vulnerable to a remotely triggerable privilege escalation via cross-site
    scripting and bad print job submission used to replace cupsd.conf on the
    CUPS server.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
    in version 1.5.3-5+deb7u6.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.7.5-11+deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.7.5-12.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your cups packages.
    
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