Bug 1602069 (CVE-2018-14354) - CVE-2018-14354 mutt: Remote code injection vulnerability to an IMAP mailbox
Summary: CVE-2018-14354 mutt: Remote code injection vulnerability to an IMAP mailbox
Alias: CVE-2018-14354
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1602082 1602906 1606682 1606683 1606684
Blocks: 1602083
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-07-17 18:19 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2021-12-10 16:40 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mutt 1.10.1
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Last Closed: 2018-08-20 20:20:38 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
upstream patch (4.69 KB, patch)
2018-07-17 18:43 UTC, Pedro Sampaio
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:2526 0 None None None 2018-08-20 16:00:27 UTC

Description Pedro Sampaio 2018-07-17 18:19:04 UTC
A flaw was found in mutt before 1.10.1. When "subscribing" to an IMAP mailbox, either via $imap_check_subscribed, or via the
<subscribe> function in the browser menu, the lack of proper input parsing may lead to remote code injection from a malicous IMAP server.

Upstream patch:



Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2018-07-17 18:43:21 UTC
Created attachment 1459535 [details]
upstream patch

Comment 2 Pedro Sampaio 2018-07-17 18:59:28 UTC
Created mutt tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1602082]

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2018-08-20 16:00:18 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:2526 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2526

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