RHEL 7 : spamassassin (RHSA-2018:2916)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118077
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for spamassassin is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
The SpamAssassin tool provides a way to reduce unsolicited commercial email (spam) from incoming email.
Security Fix(es) :
* spamassassin: Certain unclosed tags in crafted emails allow for scan timeouts and result in denial of service (CVE-2017-15705)
* spamassassin: Local user code injection in the meta rule syntax (CVE-2018-11781)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected spamassassin and / or spamassassin-debuginfo packages.