MGASA-2020-0346 - Updated kdepim-runtime and kmail-account-wizard packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 25 Aug 2020
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0346.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 7
CVE: CVE-2020-15954

It was discovered that there was an issue where kmail would default to using
unencrypted POP3 communication despite the UI indicating that encryption was
in use (CVE-2020-15954).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27035
- https://www.debian.org/lts/security/2020/dla-2300
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-15954

SRPMS:
- 7/core/kmail-account-wizard-19.04.0-1.1.mga7
- 7/core/kdepim-runtime-19.04.0-1.2.mga7

Mageia 2020-0346: kdepim-runtime and kmail-account-wizard security update

It was discovered that there was an issue where kmail would default to using unencrypted POP3 communication despite the UI indicating that encryption was in use (CVE-2020-15954)

Summary

It was discovered that there was an issue where kmail would default to using unencrypted POP3 communication despite the UI indicating that encryption was in use (CVE-2020-15954).

References

- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27035

- https://www.debian.org/lts/security/2020/dla-2300

- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-15954

Resolution

MGASA-2020-0346 - Updated kdepim-runtime and kmail-account-wizard packages fix security vulnerability

SRPMS

- 7/core/kmail-account-wizard-19.04.0-1.1.mga7

- 7/core/kdepim-runtime-19.04.0-1.2.mga7

Severity
Publication date: 25 Aug 2020
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0346.html
Type: security
CVE: CVE-2020-15954

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