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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-2472-1                debian-lts@lists.debian.org
https://www.debian.org/lts/security/                          Adrian Bunk
November 30, 2020                             https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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Package        : mutt
Version        : 1.7.2-1+deb9u4
CVE ID         : CVE-2020-28896
Debian Bug     : 

In Mutt, a text-based Mail User Agent, invalid IMAP server responses 
were not properly handled, potentially resulting in authentication 
credentials being exposed or man-in-the-middle attacks.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
1.7.2-1+deb9u4.

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/source-package/mutt

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

Debian LTS: DLA-2472-1: mutt security update

November 30, 2020
In Mutt, a text-based Mail User Agent, invalid IMAP server responses were not properly handled, potentially resulting in authentication credentials being exposed or man-in-the-midd...

Summary

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
1.7.2-1+deb9u4.

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/source-package/mutt

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS


Severity
Package : mutt
Version : 1.7.2-1+deb9u4
CVE ID : CVE-2020-28896
Debian Bug :

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