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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-6891

lppasswd in CUPS before 1.7.1, when running with setuid privileges, allows local users to read portions of arbitrary files via a modified HOME environment variable and a symlink attack involving .cups/client.conf.
Publish Date : 2014-01-25 Last Update Date : 2014-03-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.2
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 59

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-6891

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Cups 1.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Cups 1.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Cups 1.7.1 B1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 13.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 13.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Cups 3
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3

- References For CVE-2013-6891

http://secunia.com/advisories/56531
SECUNIA 56531
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0021.html CONFIRM
http://www.cups.org/blog.php?L704 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:015
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2014:015
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2082-1
UBUNTU USN-2082-1
http://www.cups.org/str.php?L4319 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-6891

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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