Fedora 31: exim FEDORA-2019-1ed7bbb09c

    Date14 Sep 2019
    CategoryFedora
    479
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    This is an update fixing CVE-2019-15846.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-1ed7bbb09c
    2019-09-14 16:29:06.040623
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    Name        : exim
    Product     : Fedora 31
    Version     : 4.92.2
    Release     : 1.fc31
    URL         : http://www.exim.org/
    Summary     : The exim mail transfer agent
    Description :
    Exim is a message transfer agent (MTA) developed at the University of
    Cambridge for use on Unix systems connected to the Internet. It is
    freely available under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence. In
    style it is similar to Smail 3, but its facilities are more
    general. There is a great deal of flexibility in the way mail can be
    routed, and there are extensive facilities for checking incoming
    mail. Exim can be installed in place of sendmail, although the
    configuration of exim is quite different to that of sendmail.
    
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Update Information:
    
    This is an update fixing CVE-2019-15846.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1748397 - CVE-2019-15846 exim: out-of-bounds access in string_interpret_escape() leading to buffer overflow in the SMTP delivery process
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1748397
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    
    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2019-1ed7bbb09c' at the command
    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    _______________________________________________
    package-announce mailing list -- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    To unsubscribe send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/
    List Guidelines: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Mailing_list_guidelines
    List Archives: https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    
    You are not authorised to post comments.

    Comments powered by CComment

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    What do you think of the articles on LinuxSecurity?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    /main-polls/24-what-do-you-think-of-the-quality-of-the-articles-on-linuxsecurity?task=poll.vote&format=json
    24
    radio
    [{"id":"87","title":"Excellent, don't change a thing!","votes":"22","type":"x","order":"1","pct":55,"resources":[]},{"id":"88","title":"Should be more technical","votes":"5","type":"x","order":"2","pct":12.5,"resources":[]},{"id":"89","title":"Should include more HOWTOs","votes":"13","type":"x","order":"3","pct":32.5,"resources":[]}]["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"]["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"]350
    bottom200

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.