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    Gentoo: GLSA-202007-57: Mutt, Neomutt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mutt and Neomutt, the worst of which could result in an access restriction bypass.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202007-57
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: Mutt, Neomutt: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: July 28, 2020
         Bugs: #728294, #728302, #728708
           ID: 202007-57
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mutt and Neomutt, the worst
    of which could result in an access restriction bypass.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    Mutt is a small but very powerful text-based mail client.
    
    NeoMutt is a command line mail reader (or MUA). It’s a fork of Mutt
    with added features.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  mail-client/mutt             < 1.14.4                  >= 1.14.4
      2  mail-client/neomutt         < 20200619               >= 20200619
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         2 affected packages
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mutt and Neomutt.
    Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All Mutt users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=mail-client/mutt-1.14.4"
    
    All Neomutt users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=mail-client/neomutt-20200619"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2020-14093
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-14093
    [ 2 ] CVE-2020-14154
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-14154
    [ 3 ] CVE-2020-14954
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-14954
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-57
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
    =======
    
    Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
    Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
    
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
    
    

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