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 code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)1.5.3-5+deb7u6vulnerable
jessie1.7.5-11+deb8u2vulnerable
jessie (security)1.7.5-11+deb8u1vulnerable
stretch2.2.1-8vulnerable
buster, sid2.2.6-4vulnerable

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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