SUSE-SU-2021:3492-1: moderate: Security update for fetchmail

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Wed Oct 20 19:43:08 UTC 2021

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for fetchmail

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2021:3492-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1190069 
Cross-References:   CVE-2021-39272
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2021-39272 (SUSE): 5.9 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for fetchmail fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2021-39272: Fix failure to enforce STARTTLS session encryption in
     some circumstances, such as a certain situation with IMAP and PREAUTH.

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-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2021-3492=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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