SUSE-SU-2019:1961-1: important: Security update for spamassassin

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Wed Jul 24 10:13:06 MDT 2019

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for spamassassin

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:1961-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1108745 #1108748 #1108750 
Cross-References:   CVE-2016-1238 CVE-2017-15705 CVE-2018-11780
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

   An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for spamassassin to version 3.4.2 fixes the following issues:

   Security issues fixed:

   - CVE-2017-15705: Fixed denial of service via unclosed tags in crafted
     emails (bsc#1108745).
   - CVE-2018-11781: Fixed a code injection in the meta rule syntax by local
     users (bsc#1108748).
   - CVE-2018-11780: Fixed a potential remote code execution vulnerability in
     PDFInfo plugin (bsc#1108750).

   Non-security issues fixed:

   - Added four new plugins (disabled by default): HashBL, ResourceLimits,
     FromNameSpoof, Phishing
   - sa-update script: optional support for SHA-256 / SHA-512 been added for
     better validation of rules
   - GeoIP2 support has been added to RelayCountry and URILocalBL plugins
   - Several new or enhanced configuration options

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 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1961=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1961=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):



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