Debian DLA-1591-1 : libphp-phpmailer security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 119119
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there were two vulnerabilities libphp-phpmailer, an email library for the PHP programming language :
- CVE-2017-5223: Local file disclosure vulnerability via relative path HTML transformations.
- CVE-2018-19296: Object injection attack.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in libphp-phpmailer version 5.2.9+dfsg-2+deb8u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your libphp-phpmailer packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected libphp-phpmailer package.