USN-6128-2: CUPS vulnerability
1 June 2023
CUPS could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- cups - Common UNIX Printing System(tm)
USN-6128-1 fixed a vulnerability in CUPS. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that CUPS incorrectly handled logging. A remote attacker
could use this issue to cause CUPS to crash, resulting in a denial of
service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
- USN-6128-1: cups-bsd, cups-client, libcupsimage2-dev, libcupsimage2, libcupsmime1, cups-ipp-utils, cups, libcups2, libcupscgi1, cups-server-common, libcups2-dev, cups-core-drivers, cups-common, cups-ppdc, libcupsppdc1, cups-daemon