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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-3258

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.
Publish Date : 2015-07-14 Last Update Date : 2016-12-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:2360: cups-filters security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152360 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-3258

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Linuxfoundation Cups-filters 1.0.70 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 2
Linuxfoundation Cups-filters 1

- References For CVE-2015-3258

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-08
GENTOO GLSA-201510-08
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2659-1
UBUNTU USN-2659-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3303
DEBIAN DSA-3303
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/06/26/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20150626 CVE-2015-3258 cups-filters: texttopdf heap-based buffer overflow
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75436
BID 75436 cups-filters 'texttopdf' Remote Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2016-01-15
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1235385 CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html CONFIRM
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2360.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:2360
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-07/msg00033.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1244
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7363 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-3258

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


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