Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1911-1 exim4 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Sep 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-15846.
- More information:
Zeronsand Qualys discovered that a buffer overflow triggerable in the TLS negotiation code of the Exim mail transport agent could result in the execution of arbitrary code with root privileges.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 4.84.2-2+deb8u6.
We recommend that you upgrade your exim4 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS