Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2306-1 libphp-phpmailer -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Aug 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-13625.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was an escaping issue in libphp-phpmailer, an email generation utility class for the PHP programming language.
The `Content-Type` and `Content-Disposition` headers could have permitted file attachments that bypassed attachment filters which match on filename extensions.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 5.2.14+dfsg-2.3+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libphp-phpmailer packages.
For the detailed security status of libphp-phpmailer please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libphp-phpmailer
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