Fedora 11: cups Security Update

    Date30 Nov 2009
    CategoryFedora
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated to 1.4.2 including XSS security fix (CVE-2009-2820). Fixed improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface (CVE-2009-3553). Fixed admin.cgi crash when modifying a class. Fix cups-lpd to create unique temporary data files. Pass through serial parameters correctly in web interface. Set the PRINTER_IS_SHARED variable for admin.cgi Fix removing
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2009-10891
    2009-10-29 02:35:11
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    Name        : cups
    Product     : Fedora 11
    Version     : 1.4.2
    Release     : 7.fc11
    URL         : http://www.cups.org/
    Summary     : Common Unix Printing System
    Description :
    The Common UNIX Printing System provides a portable printing layer for
    UNIX® operating systems. It has been developed by Easy Software Products
    to promote a standard printing solution for all UNIX vendors and users.
    CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command-line interfaces.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Updated to 1.4.2 including XSS security fix (CVE-2009-2820).  Fixed improper
    reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface
    (CVE-2009-3553).  Fixed admin.cgi crash when modifying a class.  Fix cups-lpd to
    create unique temporary data files.  Pass through serial parameters correctly in
    web interface.  Set the PRINTER_IS_SHARED variable for admin.cgi  Fix removing
    files with lprm.  Fixed German translation.  Fixed PostScript errors with
    number-up handling.  Fixed lspp-patch to avoid memory leak.  Upstream fix for
    GNU TLS error handling bug.  Reset SIGPIPE handler for child processes.  Fixed
    typo in admin web template.  Fixed incorrect handling of out-of-memory when
    loading jobs.  Fixed wrong driver reported in web interface.
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Nov 19 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-7
    - Applied patch to fix CVE-2009-3553 (bug #530111, STR #3200).
    * Tue Nov 17 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-6
    - Fixed display of current driver (bug #537182, STR #3418).
    - Fixed out-of-memory handling when loading jobs (bug #538054,
      STR #3407).
    * Mon Nov 16 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-5
    - Fixed typo in admin web template (bug #537884, STR #3403).
    - Reset SIGPIPE handler for child processes (bug #537886, STR #3399).
    * Mon Nov 16 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-4
    - Upstream fix for GNU TLS error handling bug (bug #537883, STR #3381).
    * Wed Nov 11 2009 Jiri Popelka  1:1.4.2-3
    - Fixed lspp-patch to avoid memory leak (bug #536741).
    * Tue Nov 10 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-2
    - Added explicit version dependency on cups-libs to cups-lpd
      (bug #502205).
    * Tue Nov 10 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.2-1
    - 1.4.2.  No longer need str3380, str3332, str3356, str3396 patches.
    - Removed postscript.ppd.gz (bug #533371).
    * Tue Nov  3 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-8
    - Removed stale patch from STR #2831 which was causing problems with
      number-up (bug #532516).
    * Tue Oct 27 2009 Jiri Popelka  1:1.4.1-7
    - Fix incorrectly applied patch from #STR3285 (bug #531108).
    - Set the PRINTER_IS_SHARED variable for admin.cgi (bug #529634, #STR3390).
    - Pass through serial parameters correctly in web interface (bug #529635, #STR3391).
    - Fixed German translation (bug #531144, #STR3396).
    * Tue Oct 20 2009 Jiri Popelka  1:1.4.1-6
    - Fix cups-lpd to create unique temporary data files (bug #529838).
    * Mon Oct 19 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-5
    - Fixed German translation (bug #529575, STR #3380).
    * Thu Oct  8 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-4
    - Fixed naming of 'Generic PostScript Printer' entry.
    * Wed Oct  7 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-3
    - Use upstream patch for STR #3356 (bug #526405).
    * Fri Oct  2 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-2
    - Fixed orientation of page labels when printing text in landscape
      mode (bug #520141, STR #3334).
    * Wed Sep 30 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.1-1
    - 1.4.1.
    - Don't use cached PPD for raw queue (bug #526405, STR #3356).
    * Fri Sep  4 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.0-2
    - Fixed the dnssd backend so that it only reports devices once avahi
      resolution has completed.  This makes it report Device IDs
      (bug #520858).
    * Fri Aug 28 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4.0-1
    - 1.4.0.
    * Wed Aug 26 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.20
    - Fixed admin.cgi crash when modifying a class (bug #519724,
      STR #3312, patch from Jiri Popelka).
    * Wed Aug 26 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.19
    - Prevent infinite loop in cupsDoIORequest when processing HTTP
      errors (bug #518065, bug #519663, STR #3311).
    - Fixed document-format-supported attribute when
      application/octet-stream is enabled (bug #516507, STR #3308, patch
      from Jiri Popelka).
    - Fixed buggy JobKillDelay handling fix (STR #3292).
    - Prevent infinite loop in ppdc (STR #3293).
    * Fri Aug 21 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.17
    - Removed 3-distribution symlink (bug #514244).
    * Tue Aug 18 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.16
    - Fixed JobKillDelay handling for cancelled jobs (bug #518026,
      STR #3292).
    - Use 'exec' to invoke ghostscript in the pstoraster filter.  This
      allows the SIGTERM signal to reach the correct process, as well as
      conserving memory (part of bug #518026).
    * Tue Aug 11 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.15
    - Avoid empty BrowseLocalProtocols setting (bug #516460, STR #3287).
    - Fixed ppds.dat handling of drv files (bug #515027, STR #3279).
    - Fixed udev rules file to avoid DEVTYPE warning messages.
    - Fixed cupsGetNamedDest() so it does not fall back to the default
      printer when a destination has been named (bug #516439, STR #3285).
    - Fixed MIME type rules for image/jpeg and image/x-bitmap
      (bug #516438, STR #3284).
    - Clear out cache files on upgrade.
    - Require acl.
    * Thu Aug  6 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.14
    - Ship udev rules to allow libusb to access printer devices.
    - Fixed duplex test pages (bug #514898, STR #3277).
    - Removed temporary snmp option from socket backend.
    * Wed Jul 29 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.12
    - Fixed Avahi support in the dnssd backend (bug #513888).
    - Fixed incorrect arguments to sigaction() in dnssd backend (STR #3272).
    - Cheaply restore compatibility with 1.1.x by having cups_get_sdests()
      perform a CUPS_GET_CLASSES request if it is not sure it is talking
      to CUPS 1.2 or later (bug #512866).
    * Tue Jul 28 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.11
    - Temporarily added snmp option to socket backend for debugging purposes.
    - Prevent ipp backend looping with bad IPP devices (bug #476424,
      STR #3262).
    - Fixed Device ID reporting in the usb backend (STR #3266).
    * Wed Jul 15 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.10
    - Applied patch to prevent bad job control files crashing cupsd on
      start-up (STR #3253, bug #509741).
    - Correctly handle CUPS-Get-PPDs requests for models with '+' in their
      names (STR #3254, bug #509586).
    - Accept incorrect device URIs in the (non-libusb) usb backend for
      compatibility with Fedora 11 before bug #507244 was fixed.
    - Applied patch to fix incorrect device URIs (STR #3259, bug #507244).
    - Applied patch to fix job-hold-until for remote queues (STR #3258,
      bug #497376).
    * Mon Jul 13 2009 Remi Collet  1:1.4-0.rc1.9
    - add PHP ABI check
    - use php_extdir
    - add php configuration file (/etc/php.d/cups.ini)
    * Fri Jul 10 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.8
    - Build does not require aspell-devel (bug #510405).
    * Wed Jul  1 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.7
    - Fixed template problem preventing current printer option defaults
      from being shown in the web interface (bug #506794, STR #3244).
    * Wed Jul  1 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.6
    - Fixed lpadmin for remote 1.3.x servers (bug #506977, STR #3231).
    * Tue Jun 23 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.5
    - Added more debugging output when constructing filter chain.
    * Thu Jun 18 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.4
    - More complete fix for STR #3229 (bug #506461).
    * Wed Jun 17 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.3
    - Don't use RPM_SOURCE_DIR macro.
    - Fixed add/modify-printer templates which had extra double-quote
      characters, preventing the Continue button from appearing in certain
      browsers (bug #506461, STR #3229).
    * Wed Jun 17 2009 Tim Waugh  1:1.4-0.rc1.1
    - 1.4rc1.  No longer need str3124, CVE-2009-0163, CVE-2009-0164,
      str3197, missing-devices patches.
    - Disabled avahi patch for the time being.  More work is needed to
      port this to rc1.
    - Removed wbuffer patch as it is not needed (see STR #1968).
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #529833 - CVE-2009-2820 cups: Several XSS flaws in forms processed by CUPS web interface
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529833
      [ 2 ] Bug #530111 - CVE-2009-3553 cups: Use-after-free (crash) due improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530111
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
    su -c 'yum update cups' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
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