Security update for enigmail

SUSE Security Update: Security update for enigmail
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:0413-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1159973
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP1

An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


This update for enigmail fixes the following issues:
enigmail was updated to 2.1.5:

  • Security issue: unsigned MIME parts displayed as signed (bsc#1159973)
  • Ensure that upgrading GnuPG 2.0.x to 2.2.x upgrade converts keyring format
  • Make Enigmail Compatible with Protected-Headers spec, draft 2

enigmail 2.1.4:
  • Fixes for UI glitches
  • Option to "Attach public key to messages" was not restored properly

enigmail 2.1.3:
  • fix a bug in the setup wizard that could lead the wizard to never complete scanning the inbox

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 Workstation Extension 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP1-2020-413=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • enigmail-2.1.5-3.22.1