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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.831756
Category:Mandrake Local Security Checks
Title:Mandriva Update for cups MDVSA-2012:179 (cups)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'cups'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'cups'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in cups:

CUPS 1.4.4, when running in certain Linux distributions such as
Debian GNU/Linux, stores the web interface administrator key in
/var/run/cups/certs/0 using certain permissions, which allows local
users in the lpadmin group to read or write arbitrary files as root
by leveraging the web interface (CVE-2012-5519).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Affected Software/OS:
cups on Mandriva Linux 2011.0,
Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:
7.2

CVSS Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-5519
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Jun/msg00000.html
BugTraq ID: 56494
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56494
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/10/5
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/11/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/11/5
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:0580
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0580.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:1041 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-06/msg00003.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:1044 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-06/msg00006.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:1056 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-06/msg00010.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1654-1
XForce ISS Database: cups-systemgroup-priv-esc(80012)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80012
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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