CVE-2015-8560

NameCVE-2015-8560
DescriptionIncomplete blacklist vulnerability in util.c in foomatic-rip in cups-filters 1.0.42 before 1.4.0 and in foomatic-filters in Foomatic 4.0.x allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a ; (semicolon) character in a print job, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-8327.
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)
ReferencesDLA-371-1, DSA-3419-1, DSA-3429-1
NVD severityhigh
Debian Bugs807930, 807993

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cups-filters (PTS)jessie1.0.61-5+deb8u3fixed
jessie (security)1.0.61-5+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.11.6-3+deb9u1fixed
buster1.21.6-5fixed
bullseye1.27.0-2fixed
sid1.27.1-1fixed
foomatic-filters (PTS)jessie (security), jessie4.0.17-5+deb8u1fixed
stretch4.0.17-9fixed
bullseye, sid, buster4.0.17-11fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cups-filterssource(unstable)1.4.0-1807930
cups-filterssourcejessie1.0.61-5+deb8u3DSA-3419-1
cups-filterssourcewheezy(not affected)
foomatic-filterssource(unstable)4.0.17-7807993
foomatic-filterssourcejessie4.0.17-5+deb8u1DSA-3429-1
foomatic-filterssourcesqueeze4.0.5-6+squeeze2+deb6u12DLA-371-1
foomatic-filterssourcewheezy4.0.17-1+deb7u1DSA-3429-1

Notes

[wheezy] - cups-filters <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present; introduced in 1.0.42)
http://bzr.linuxfoundation.org/loggerhead/openprinting/cups-filters/revision/7419
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/13/2

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