CVE-2014-5029

Priority
Description
The web interface in CUPS 1.7.4 allows local users in the lp group to read
arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a file in /var/cache/cups/rss/ and
language[0] set to null. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an
incomplete fix for CVE-2014-3537.
Notes
 mdeslaur> The patch below introduces a regression preventing the web
 mdeslaur> interface from being able to read log files. (See comments in
 mdeslaur> bug 4455.)
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: cups (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (1.7.4-5)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (1.7.2-0ubuntu1.2)
Patches:
Upstream:https://cups.org/strfiles.php/3371/str4455-1.7.patch
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-19 12:15:20 UTC (commit 15472795df7e9de45b82f2d36b8b419b939f97b2)