Fedora 28 : php-phpmailer6 (2018-0f5e6e9957)

high Nessus Plugin ID 120237

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

**Version 6.0.6**

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

- Added Tagalog translation, thanks to StoneArtz

- Added Malagache translation, thanks to Hackinet

- Updated Serbian translation, fixed incorrect language code, thanks to mmilanovic4

- Updated Arabic translations (MicroDroid)

- Updated Hungarian translations

- Updated Dutch translations

- Updated Slovenian translation (filips123)

- Updated Slovak translation (pcmanik)

- Updated Italian translation (sabas)

- Updated Norwegian translation (aleskr)

- Updated Indonesian translation (mylastof)

- Add constants for common values, such as text/html and quoted-printable, and use them

- Added support for copied headers in DKIM, helping with debugging, and an option to add extra headers to the DKIM signature. See DKIM_sign example for how to use them. Thanks to gwi-mmuths.

- Add Campaign Monitor transaction ID pattern matcher

- Remove deprecated constant and ini values causing warnings in PHP 7.3, added PHP 7.3 build to Travis config.

- Expanded test coverage

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Solution

Update the affected php-phpmailer6 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-0f5e6e9957

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120237

File Name: fedora_2018-0f5e6e9957.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/3/2019

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:php-phpmailer6, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/27/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/16/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19296