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    Debian: DSA-3419-1: cups-filters security update

    Date 15 Dec 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Adam Chester 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-3419-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    December 15, 2015                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : cups-filters
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-8560
    Debian Bug     : 807930
    
    Adam Chester discovered that missing input sanitising in the
    foomatic-rip print filter might result in the execution of arbitrary
    commands.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.61-5+deb8u3.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.4.0-1.
    
    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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