Bug 1629536 (CVE-2018-11781) - CVE-2018-11781 spamassassin: Local user code injection in the meta rule syntax
Summary: CVE-2018-11781 spamassassin: Local user code injection in the meta rule syntax
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2018-11781
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability   
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Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1629538 1629537 1632998 1632999
Blocks: 1629527
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-09-17 03:26 UTC by Sam Fowler
Modified: 2018-10-11 21:29 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: spamassassin 3.4.2
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A flaw was found in the way a local user on the SpamAssassin server could inject code in the meta rule syntax. This could cause the arbitrary code execution on the server when these rules are being processed.
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:2916 None None None 2018-10-11 21:29 UTC

Description Sam Fowler 2018-09-17 03:26:59 UTC
Apache SpamAssassin before version 3.4.2 is vulnerable to local user code injection in the meta rule syntax.

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Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-09-17 03:29:38 UTC
Created spamassassin tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1629537]

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2018-10-11 21:29:41 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:2916 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2916

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