Debian: DSA-4351-1: libphp-phpmailer security update

    Date07 Dec 2018
    CategoryDebian
    7315
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    It was discovered that PHPMailer, a library to send email from PHP applications, is prone to a PHP object injection vulnerability, potentially allowing a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4351-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    December 07, 2018                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libphp-phpmailer
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-19296
    Debian Bug     : 913912
    
    It was discovered that PHPMailer, a library to send email from PHP
    applications, is prone to a PHP object injection vulnerability,
    potentially allowing a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 5.2.14+dfsg-2.3+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libphp-phpmailer packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of libphp-phpmailer please refer to its
    security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libphp-phpmailer
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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