[USN-2725-1] cups-filters vulnerability
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Thu Aug 27 17:10:15 UTC 2015
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2725-1
August 27, 2015
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 15.04
cups-filters would allow unintended access to printers over the network.
- cups-filters: OpenPrinting CUPS Filters
Seth Arnold discovered that ippusbxd in the cups-filters package would
incorrectly listen to all configured network interfaces. A remote attacker
could use this issue to possibly access locally-connected printers.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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