CVE-2018-14363

NameCVE-2018-14363
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in NeoMutt before 2018-07-16. newsrc.c does not properly restrict '/' characters that may have unsafe interaction with cache pathnames.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1455-1, DSA-4277-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs904021

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mutt (PTS)jessie1.5.23-3vulnerable
jessie (security)1.5.23-3+deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.7.2-1+deb9u1fixed
buster1.10.1-2.1fixed
bullseye, sid1.14.0-1fixed
neomutt (PTS)buster20180716+dfsg.1-1fixed
sid20191207+dfsg.1-1.1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
muttsource(unstable)1.9.1-1
muttsourcejessie1.5.23-3+deb8u1DLA-1455-1
muttsourcestretch1.7.2-1+deb9u1DSA-4277-1
neomuttsource(unstable)20180716+dfsg.1-1904021

Notes

https://github.com/neomutt/neomutt/commit/9bfab35522301794483f8f9ed60820bdec9be59e
src:mutt 1.9.1-1 switches to official mutt.org source code without neomutt patchset
previous versions ship a neomutt patchset.

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