CUPS contains an integer overflow that may allow a remote attacker to cause a vulnerable system to crash.
The Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) is a print server that is used and distributed by many Unix-like operating systems. CUPS contains an integer overflow vulnerability that occurs in its image processing library.
From the CUPS bug tracker:
Users who obtain CUPS from their operating system vendor should see the systems affected portion of this document for a partial list of affected vendors.
Versions newer than 1.3.7 available from the CUPS SVN server have applied a fix to address this issue. Users who obtain CUPS from their operating system vendor should see the systems affected portion of this document for more details.
This document was written by Dean Reges.
|Date First Published:||2008-04-25|
|Date Last Updated:||2008-04-30 15:38 UTC|