USN-6083-2: cups-filters vulnerability
19 June 2023
cups-filters could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- cups-filters - OpenPrinting CUPS Filters
USN-6083-1 fixed a vulnerability in cups-filters. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that cups-filters incorrectly handled the beh CUPS
backend. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause the
backend to stop responding or to execute arbitrary code.
- USN-6083-1: libfontembed-dev, libcupsfilters1, libfontembed1, libcupsfilters-dev, cups-browsed, cups-filters-core-drivers, cups-filters