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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-5029

The web interface in CUPS 1.7.4 allows local users in the lp group to read arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a file in /var/cache/cups/rss/ and language[0] set to null. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2014-3537.
Publish Date : 2014-07-29 Last Update Date : 2014-07-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
1.5
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 59

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-5029

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Cups 1.7.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Cups 1

- References For CVE-2014-5029

http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2990
DEBIAN DSA-2990
http://secunia.com/advisories/60509
SECUNIA 60509
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/22/13
MLIST [oss-security] 20140722 Re: CVE Request: cups: Incomplete fix for CVE-2014-3537
https://cups.org/str.php?L4455 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/07/22/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20140722 CVE Request: cups: Incomplete fix for CVE-2014-3537

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-5029

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


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