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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-10045: phpmailer Remote Code Execution

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) December 30, 2016 August 30, 2017 November 03, 2017

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Description

The isMail transport in PHPMailer before 5.2.20 might allow remote attackers to pass extra parameters to the mail command and consequently execute arbitrary code by leveraging improper interaction between the escapeshellarg function and internal escaping performed in the mail function in PHP. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2016-10033.

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References

Solution

alpine-linux-upgrade-php-phpmailer

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