openSUSE Update for exim openSUSE-SU-2019:2093-1 (exim)

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:


CVSS Base Vector:

The remote host is missing an update for the 'exim' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2019:2093_1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
exim was updated to fix a security issue: - CVE-2019-15846: Fixed a buffer overflow in SMTP Delivery process where a remote attacker could execute code with root privileges by sending crafted SNI data (boo#1149182). Patch Instructions: To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - openSUSE Leap 15.1: zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2019-2093=1 - openSUSE Leap 15.0: zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2019-2093=1

Affected Versions:
'exim' Linux Distribution Package(s) on openSUSE Leap 15.0.

Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package


SuSE Local Security Checks

Creation Time:

2019-09-09 02:00:34

Modification Time:

2019-09-10 08:05:24

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