USN-2082-1: CUPS vulnerability
15 January 2014
CUPS could be made to expose sensitive information.
- cups - Common UNIX Printing System(tm)
Jann Horn discovered that the CUPS lppasswd tool incorrectly read a user
configuration file in certain configurations. A local attacker could use
this to read sensitive information from certain files, bypassing access
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.