[SECURITY] [DLA 2237-1] cups security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-2237-1:0810A
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2020-06-07T16:27:47


Package : cups Version : 1.7.5-11+deb8u8 CVE ID : CVE-2019-8842 CVE-2020-3898

The following CVE(s) were reported against src:cups.


The `ippReadIO` function may under-read an extension field.


There was a heap based buffer overflow in libcups's
ppdFindOption() in ppd-mark.c.
The `ppdOpen` function did not handle invalid UI constraint.
`ppdcSource::get_resolution` function did not handle invalid
resolution strings.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", these problems have been fixed in version 1.7.5-11+deb8u8.

We recommend that you upgrade your cups packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

Best, Utkarsh