Access Restriction Bypass

Affecting cups package, versions <1.5.0-16

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Overview

The OPVPWrapper::loadDriver function in oprs/OPVPWrapper.cxx in the pdftoopvp filter in CUPS and cups-filters before 1.0.47 allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse driver in the same directory as the PDF file.

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CVSS Score

5.3
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Local
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    Low
  • Integrity
    Low
  • Availability
    Low
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
CVE
CVE-2013-6476
CWE
CWE-264
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN8-CUPS-364760
Disclosed
14 Mar, 2014
Published
14 Mar, 2014