Security update for mutt

SUSE Security Update: Security update for mutt
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2403-1
Rating: important
References: #1101567 #1101570 #1101571 #1101573 #1101576 #1101577 #1101578 #1101581 #1101582 #1101588 #1101589 #936807
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

  • An update that solves 11 vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available.

    Description:

    This update for mutt fixes the following issues:

    Security issues fixed:

    - CVE-2018-14352: Fix imap_quote_string in imap/util.c that does not leave
    room for quote characters (bsc#1101582).
    - CVE-2018-14353: Fix imap_quote_string in imap/util.c that has an integer
    underflow (bsc#1101581).
    - CVE-2018-14362: Fix pop.c that does not forbid characters that may have
    unsafe interaction with message-cache pathnames (bsc#1101567).
    - CVE-2018-14354: Fix arbitrary command execution from remote IMAP servers
    via backquote characters (bsc#1101578).
    - CVE-2018-14356: Fix pop.c that mishandles a zero-length UID
    (bsc#1101576).
    - CVE-2018-14355: Fix imap/util.c that mishandles ".." directory traversal
    in a mailbox name (bsc#1101577).
    - CVE-2018-14349: Fix imap/command.c that mishandles a NO response without
    a message (bsc#1101589).
    - CVE-2018-14350: Fix imap/message.c that has a stack-based buffer
    overflow for a FETCH response with along INTERNALDATE field
    (bsc#1101588).
    - CVE-2018-14357: Fix that remote IMAP servers are allowed to execute
    arbitrary commands via backquote characters (bsc#1101573).
    - CVE-2018-14359: Fix buffer overflow via base64 data (bsc#1101570).
    - CVE-2018-14358: Fix imap/message.c that has a stack-based buffer
    overflow for a FETCH response with along RFC822.SIZE field (bsc#1101571).


    Bug fixes:

    - bsc#936807: On entering a 70 character subject line in mutt, a tab is
    added to the text after 67 characters.

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
      zypper in -t patch slessp4-mutt-13736=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-mutt-13736=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sleposp3-mutt-13736=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-mutt-13736=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-mutt-13736=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
      • mutt-1.5.17-42.43.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):
      • mutt-1.5.17-42.43.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
      • mutt-1.5.17-42.43.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
      • mutt-debuginfo-1.5.17-42.43.1
      • mutt-debugsource-1.5.17-42.43.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
      • mutt-debuginfo-1.5.17-42.43.1
      • mutt-debugsource-1.5.17-42.43.1

    References: