USN-2293-1: CUPS vulnerability
21 July 2014
CUPS could be made to expose sensitive information, leading to privilege escalation.
- cups - Common UNIX Printing System(tm)
Francisco Alonso discovered that the CUPS web interface incorrectly
validated permissions on rss files. A local attacker could possibly use
this issue to bypass file permissions and read arbitrary files, possibly
leading to a privilege escalation.