Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1976-1 imapfilter -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
30 Oct 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 939702.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-10937.
More information:

The imapfilter tool, a utility for scripting IMAP operations in lua, lacked server name / certificate peer hostname validation support.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1:2.5.2-2+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your imapfilter packages.

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