GLSA-201810-07 : Mutt, NeoMutt: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 118507
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201810-07 (Mutt, NeoMutt: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mutt, and NeoMutt.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted mail message or connect to malicious mail server using Mutt or NeoMutt, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or directory traversal with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Mutt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-client/mutt-1.10.1' All NeoMuutt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-client/neomutt-20180716'