Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1591-2 libphp-phpmailer -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Dec 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-19296.
- More information:
A possible regression was found in the recent security update for libphp-phpmailer, announced as DLA 1591-1. During backporting a new variable have accidentally introduced to a conditional statement from a much later version. Thanks to Salvatore Bonaccorso (carnil) for reporting this.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 5.2.9+dfsg-2+deb8u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your libphp-phpmailer packages.
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