CVE-2015-3258 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the WriteProlog function in filter/texttopdf.c in texttopdf in cups-filters before 1.0.70 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a small line size in a print job.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7363
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-07/msg00033.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2360.html
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2659-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3303
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/06/26/4
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75436
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1235385
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-08

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3258
NVD Published Date:
07/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2016
Source:
MITRE