A vulnerability has been reported in CUPS, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Input passed via the "kerberos" parameter to /admin/ is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 1.4.2.
Solution: Update to version 1.4.2.
Provided and/or discovered by: Aaron Sigel, Apple
Original Advisory: http://www.cups.org/documentation.php/relnotes.html#010123
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