|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for cups (USN-4340-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'cups'; package(s) announced via the USN-4340-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'cups'
package(s) announced via the USN-4340-1 advisory.
It was discovered that CUPS incorrectly handled certain language values. A
local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause CUPS to crash,
leading to a denial of service, or possibly obtain sensitive information.
This issue only applied to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and Ubuntu
Stephan Zeisberg discovered that CUPS incorrectly handled certain malformed
ppd files. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2020-3898)
'cups' package(s) on Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2019-2228|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-3898
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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