USN-2172-1: CUPS vulnerability
24 April 2014
CUPS could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
- cups - Common UNIX Printing System(tm)
Alex Korobkin discovered that the CUPS web interface incorrectly protected
against cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks. If an authenticated user were
tricked into visiting a malicious website while logged into CUPS, a remote
attacker could modify the CUPS configuration and possibly steal
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.