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CVE-2015-3279 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in filter/texttopdf.c in texttopdf in cups-filters before 1.0.71 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted line size in a print job, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Hyperlink Resource
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7365
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7366#NEWS
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7369
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/2015/07/03/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/07/03/5
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75557
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1238990
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-08

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:linuxfoundation:cups-filters:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.0.70

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3279
NVD Published Date:
07/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2016