Debian: DSA-4707-1: mutt security update

    Date 19 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Damian Poddebniak and Fabian Ising discovered two security issues in the STARTTLS handling of the Mutt mail client, which could enable MITM attacks.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4707-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    June 19, 2020                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mutt
    CVE ID         : CVE-2020-14093
    
    Damian Poddebniak and Fabian Ising discovered two security issues in the
    STARTTLS handling of the Mutt mail client, which could enable MITM
    attacks.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 1.7.2-1+deb9u3.
    
    For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.10.1-2.1+deb10u2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mutt packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of mutt please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/mutt
    
    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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