Debian: DSA-3411-1: cups-filters security update

    Date 02 Dec 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Michal Kowalczyk discovered that missing input sanitising in the foomatic-rip print filter might result in the execution of arbitrary commands.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3411-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 02, 2015                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : cups-filters
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-8327
    
    Michal Kowalczyk discovered that missing input sanitising in the
    foomatic-rip print filter might result in the execution of arbitrary
    commands.
    
    The oldstable distribution (wheezy) is not affected.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.61-5+deb8u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.0-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your cups-filters packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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