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Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0270
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0270
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0270

Vulnerability Insight:
A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in the way the texttopdf utility of cups-filters processed print jobs with a specially crafted line size. An attacker being able to submit print jobs could exploit this flaw to crash texttopdf or, possibly, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the 'lp' user (CVE-2015-3258, CVE-2015-3279).

Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

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Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-3258
BugTraq ID: 75436
Debian Security Information: DSA-3303 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:2360
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:1244 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-3279
BugTraq ID: 75557
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2015 Eero Volotinen

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