openSUSE Security Update : enigmail (openSUSE-2018-833)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111624

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for enigmail to 2.0.8 fixes the following issues :

The enigmail 2.0.8 release addresses a security issue and solves a few regression bugs.

- A security issue has been fixed that allows an attacker to prepare a plain, unauthenticated HTML message in a way that it looks like it's signed and/or encrypted (boo#1104036)

Solution

Update the affected enigmail package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1104036

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111624

File Name: openSUSE-2018-833.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/10

Modified: 2018/08/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:enigmail, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/08