FreeBSD : PHPmailer -- SMTP injection vulnerability (8a90dc87-89f9-11e5-a408-00248c0c745d)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

PHPMailer changelog reports :

Fix vulnerability that allowed email addresses with line breaks (valid
in RFC5322) to pass to SMTP, permitting message injection at the SMTP
level. Mitigated in both the address validator and in the lower-level
SMTP class. Thanks to Takeshi Terada.

See also :

https://github.com/PHPMailer/PHPMailer/blob/v5.2.14/changelog.md
http://www.nessus.org/u?f24259dd

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87188 ()

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