Fedora 27 : php-PHPMailer (2018-daee493feb)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119159

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

**Version 5.2.27**

- SECURITY Fix potential object injection vulnerability.
**CVE-2018-19296**. Reported by Sehun Oh of cyberone.kr.

Note that the 5.2 branch is deprecated and will not receive security updates after 31st December 2018.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected php-PHPMailer package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-daee493feb

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119159

File Name: fedora_2018-daee493feb.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/27

Modified: 2018/11/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php-PHPMailer, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19296