Fedora 12: cups Security Update

    Date 30 Nov 2009
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    New release, including fix for XSS vulnerability in web interface (CVE-2009-2820) and for improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface (CVE-2009-3553).
    Fedora Update Notification
    2009-11-11 14:14:44
    Name        : cups
    Product     : Fedora 12
    Version     : 1.4.2
    Release     : 7.fc12
    URL         : https://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.
    Update Information:
    New release, including fix for XSS vulnerability in web interface
    (CVE-2009-2820) and for improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors
    handling interface (CVE-2009-3553).
    * 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).
    - Renumbered patches and sources.
      [ 1 ] Bug #529833 - CVE-2009-2820 cups: Several XSS flaws in forms processed by CUPS web interface
      [ 2 ] Bug #530111 - CVE-2009-3553 cups: Use-after-free (crash) due improper reference counting in abstract file descriptors handling interface
    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 https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
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