Security update for spamassassin

SUSE Security Update: Security update for spamassassin
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:0811-1
Rating: important
References: #1118987 #1162197 #1162200 #862963
Cross-References:CVE-2018-11805 CVE-2020-1930 CVE-2020-1931
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

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

Description:

This update for spamassassin fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-11805: Fixed an issue with delimiter handling in rule files related to is_regexp_valid() (bsc#1118987).
  • CVE-2020-1930: Fixed an issue with rule configuration (.cf) files which can be configured to run system commands (bsc#1162197).
  • CVE-2020-1931: Fixed an issue with rule configuration (.cf) files which can be configured to run system commands with warnings (bsc#1162200).

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Altering hash requires restarting loop (bsc#862963).

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 Module for Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP1-2020-811=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-811=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-Plugin-iXhash2-2.05-12.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • perl-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.4.2-12.5.1
    • spamassassin-3.4.2-12.5.1
    • spamassassin-debuginfo-3.4.2-12.5.1
    • spamassassin-debugsource-3.4.2-12.5.1

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