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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2008-0245-1 cups

From: rPath Update Announcements <announce-noreply_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Aug 06 2008 - 00:48:11 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0245-1
Published: 2008-08-05
Products:

    rPath Linux 1

Rating: Severe
Exposure Level Classification:

    Remote Root Deterministic Unauthorized Access Updated Versions:

    cups=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.1.23-14.8-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:

    https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2390

References:

    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1374

Description:

    Previous versions of the cups package are vulnerable to an     Arbitrary Code Execution attack in which an attacker may use     a maliciously crafted PDF file to trigger an integer overflow     on 64-bit platforms.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0245

Copyright 2008 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License. A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html



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