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Debian: New CUPS packages fix arbitrary code execution Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian An integer overflow has been discovered in the image validation code of cupsys, the Common UNIX Printing System. An attacker could trigger this bug by supplying a malicious graphic that could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1677-1                                       Martin Schulze
December 2nd, 2008            
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Package        : cupsys
Vulnerability  : integer overflow
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2008-5286
Debian Bug     : 507183

An integer overflow has been discovered in the image validation code
of cupsys, the Common UNIX Printing System.  An attacker could trigger
this bug by supplying a malicious graphic that could lead to the
execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.7-4etch6.

For testing distribution (lenny) this issue will be fixed soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.8-1lenny4.

We recommend that you upgrade your cupsys packages.

Upgrade Instructions
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wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given at the end of this advisory:

apt-get update
        will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
        will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch
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  IBM S/390 architecture:
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  Sun Sparc architecture:
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  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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