Fedora 27 : php-PHPMailer (2018-daee493feb)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119159


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


**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.


Update the affected php-PHPMailer package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119159

File Name: fedora_2018-daee493feb.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/27

Updated: 2019/09/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19296