Fedora 18 Update: cups-1.5.4-28.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2013-10832
2013-06-14 00:55:18
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Name        : cups
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 1.5.4
Release     : 28.fc18
URL         : http://www.cups.org/
Summary     : Common Unix Printing System
Description :
The Common UNIX Printing System provides a portable printing layer for
UNIX® operating systems. It has been developed by Easy Software Products
to promote a standard printing solution for all UNIX vendors and users.
CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command-line interfaces.

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Update Information:

This update fixes a directory ownership issue, as well as preventing a potential segfault in the dnssd backend and a potential sharp memory usage increase due to string pool damage in the cupsdSetPrinterAttr() function.
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ChangeLog:

* Thu Jun 13 2013 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-28
- Prevent stringpool damage leading to memory leaks (bug #974048).
* Tue Apr 23 2013 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-27
- dnssd backend: don't crash if avahi gives a callback with no TXT
  record (bug #927040).
* Tue Mar  5 2013 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-26
- Documentation fixes from STR #4223 (bug #915981).
* Fri Feb 15 2013 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-25
- Fixed STR #4232 fix (STR #4276).
* Fri Jan 18 2013 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-24
- Add quirk rule for Canon MP210 (#847923).
* Mon Jan 14 2013 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-23
- Fix unowned directories (#894531).
* Tue Dec 18 2012 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-22
- backport fixes for STR #4125, STR #4140, STR #4187, STR #4205, STR #4232
* Thu Dec  6 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-21
- Additional fix relating to CVE-2012-5519 to avoid misleading error
  message about actions to take to enable file device URIs.
* Tue Dec  4 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-20
- Small error handling improvements in the configuration migration
  script.
* Mon Dec  3 2012 Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-19
- move ipptoolfile(5) to ipptool subpackage
* Mon Dec  3 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-18
- Applied additional upstream patch for CVE-2012-5519 so that the
  RemoteRoot keyword is recognised in the correct configuration file.
* Mon Dec  3 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-17
- Fixed patch for CVE-2012-5519 so that LogFilePerm and LPDConfigFile
  are recognised keywords for cups-files.conf (bug #882379).
* Wed Nov 28 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-16
- Fixed paths in config migration %post script.
- Set default cups-files.conf filename.
* Mon Nov 26 2012 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 1:1.5.4-15
- Apply upstream fix for CVE-2012-5519 (STR #4223, bug #875898).
  Migrate configuration keywords as needed.
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #894531 - unowned directory in /usr/share/cups
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894531
  [ 2 ] Bug #927040 - [abrt] cups-1.5.4-20.fc18: avahi_string_list_get_pair: Process /usr/lib/cups/backend/dnssd was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=927040
  [ 3 ] Bug #974048 - stringpool damage causing memory usage to rise sharply
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=974048
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update cups' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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