CVE-2014-4336

NameCVE-2014-4336
DescriptionThe generate_local_queue function in utils/cups-browsed.c in cups-browsed in cups-filters before 1.0.53 allows remote IPP printers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the host name. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2014-2707.
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NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups-filters (PTS)stretch (security), stretch1.11.6-3+deb9u1fixed
buster1.21.6-5fixed
bullseye1.28.7-1fixed
bookworm, sid1.28.10-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cups-filterssourcewheezy(not affected)
cups-filterssource(unstable)1.0.53-1

Notes

[wheezy] - cups-filters <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)
incomplete fix was applied
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7194

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