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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Security update for enigmail
7 September 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: SUSE
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Provide Misleading Information -- Remote with User Interaction
Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
platforms other than SUSE. It is recommended that administrators
running enigmail check for an updated version of the software for
their operating system.
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SUSE Security Update: Security update for enigmail
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2641-1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15
An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.
This update for enigmail to 2.0.8 fixes the following issues:
The enigmail 2.0.8 release addresses a security issue and solves a few
* A security issue has been fixed that allows an attacker to prepare a
plain, unauthenticated HTML message in a way that it looks like it's
signed and/or encrypted (boo#1104036)
To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15:
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-2018-1853=1
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 (x86_64):
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