Fedora: Security Advisory for php-phpmailer6 (FEDORA-2020-6d2e1105f2)

Published: 2020-06-08 03:33:42
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'php-phpmailer6' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2020-6d2e1105f2 advisory.

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

Technical Details:
PHPMailer - A full-featured email creation and transfer class for PHP Class Features * Probably the world', s most popular code for sending email from PHP! * Used by many open-source projects: WordPress, Drupal, 1CRM, SugarCRM, Yii, Joomla! and many more * Integrated SMTP support - send without a local mail server * Send emails with multiple To, CC, BCC and Reply-to addresses * Multipart/alternative emails for mail clients that do not read HTML email * Add attachments, including inline * Support for UTF-8 content and 8bit, base64, binary, and quoted-printable encodings * SMTP authentication with LOGIN, PLAIN, CRAM-MD5 and XOAUTH2 mechanisms over SSL and SMTP+STARTTLS transports * Validates email addresses automatically * Protect against header injection attacks * Error messages in 47 languages! * DKIM and S/MIME signing support * Compatible with PHP 5.5 and later * Namespaced to prevent name clashes * Much more! Autoloader: /usr/share/php/PHPMailer/PHPMailer6/autoload.php

Affected Versions:
'php-phpmailer6' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Fedora 31.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-13625

References:

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce%40lists.fedoraproject.org/message/OBRDMEV3CB44CAAF5BOHFNV23JVRO6PZ

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2020-06-08
Modified
2020-06-09
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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