The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) 1.1.14 through 1.1.17 allows remote attackers to add printers without authentication via a certain UDP packet, which can then be used to perform unauthorized activities such as stealing the local root certificate for the administration server via a "need authorization" page, as demonstrated by new-coke.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Linux 7.3||RHSA-2002:295||January 13, 2003|
|Red Hat Linux 8.0||RHSA-2002:295||January 13, 2003|
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