CVE-2014-8166

NameCVE-2014-8166
DescriptionThe browsing feature in the server in CUPS does not filter ANSI escape sequences from shared printer names, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted printer name.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)buster, buster (security)2.2.10-6+deb10u6vulnerable
bullseye, bullseye (security)2.3.3op2-3+deb11u2vulnerable
bookworm, sid2.4.2-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cupssource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

Patch: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/attachment.cgi?id=916761
Terminal emulators need to perform proper escaping

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