Package "spamassassin"

Name: spamassassin


Perl-based spam filter using text analysis

Latest version: 3.4.2-0ubuntu0.16.04.2
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: security
Repository: main
Homepage: http://www.spamassassin.org/


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Version: 3.4.2-0ubuntu0.16.04.2 2020-01-14 14:06:37 UTC

  spamassassin (3.4.2-0ubuntu0.16.04.2) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: code execution via nefarious CF files
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-11805: improve rule parsing.
    - CVE-2018-11805
  * SECURITY UPDATE: resource consumption issue
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-12420: limit checked mime parts.
    - CVE-2019-12420
  * Thanks to Debian for the patches.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Fri, 10 Jan 2020 11:53:34 -0500

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-11805 In Apache SpamAssassin before 3.4.3, nefarious CF files can be configured to run system commands without any output or errors. With this, exploits ca
CVE-2019-12420 In Apache SpamAssassin before 3.4.3, a message can be crafted in a way to use excessive resources. Upgrading to SA 3.4.3 as soon as possible is the r

Version: 3.4.2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1 2018-11-06 17:06:50 UTC

  spamassassin (3.4.2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Update to 3.4.2 to fix multiple security issues and
    support new rule update signatures (LP: #1796863)
    - debian/patches/*patch: sync patches from 3.4.2-1 package.
    - add pkgrules orig tarball from 3.4.2-1 package.
    - debian/spamassassin.{init,preinst}: properly handle process name
      change in spamassassin 3.4.2.
    - CVE-2017-15705
    - CVE-2018-11780
    - CVE-2018-11781

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:37:49 -0400

1796863 Upgrade to version 3.4.2 for Bionic
CVE-2017-15705 A denial of service vulnerability was identified that exists in Apache SpamAssassin before 3.4.2. The vulnerability arises with certain unclosed tags
CVE-2018-11780 A potential Remote Code Execution bug exists with the PDFInfo plugin in Apache SpamAssassin before 3.4.2.
CVE-2018-11781 Apache SpamAssassin 3.4.2 fixes a local user code injection in the meta rule syntax.

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