Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2237-1 cups -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 07 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-8842, CVE-2020-3898.
- More information:
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