RHEL 8 : evolution (RHSA-2019:3699)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 130566

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update for evolution, evolution-data-server, and evolution-ews is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Evolution is a GNOME application that provides integrated email, calendar, contact management, and communications functionality.

Security Fix(es) :

* evolution-ews: all certificate errors ignored if configured to ignore an initial error in gnome-online-accounts creation resulting in the connection open to being viewed and modified. (CVE-2019-3890)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes :

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?774148ae

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3699

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-3890

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 130566

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2019-3699.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/11/06

Updated: 2019/11/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-bogofilter, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-bogofilter-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-doc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-langpacks, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-perl, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-tests, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-data-server-tests-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-ews, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-ews-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-ews-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-ews-langpacks, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-help, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-langpacks, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-pst, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-pst-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-spamassassin, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:evolution-spamassassin-debuginfo, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/11/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/08/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3890

RHSA: 2019:3699