Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201804-06 ] mailx
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: mailx: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201804-06)
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in mailx, the worst of
which may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands.
A utility program for sending and receiving mail, also known as a Mail
User Agent program.
Vulnerable: < 126.96.36.19960123
Unaffected: >= 188.8.131.5260123
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in mailx. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary commands.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All mailx users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose