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Debian: DSA-4615-1: spamassassin security update

Date 01 Feb 2020
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in spamassassin, a Perl-based spam filter using text analysis. Malicious rule or configuration files, possibly downloaded from an updates server, could execute arbitrary commands under multiple scenarios.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4615-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
February 01, 2020                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : spamassassin
CVE ID         : CVE-2020-1930 CVE-2020-1931
Debian Bug     : 950258

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in spamassassin, a Perl-based spam
filter using text analysis. Malicious rule or configuration files,
possibly downloaded from an updates server, could execute arbitrary
commands under multiple scenarios.

For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.4.2-1~deb9u3.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.4.2-1+deb10u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your spamassassin packages.

For the detailed security status of spamassassin please refer to its
security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/spamassassin

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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