openSUSE-SU-2018:1392-1: moderate: Security update for enigmail

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for enigmail

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:1392-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1093151 #1093152
Cross-References: CVE-2017-17688 CVE-2017-17689
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for enigmail to version 2.0.5 fixes the following issues:

Improvements on previous fixes on CVE-2017-17688, boo#1093151 and
CVE-2017-17689, boo#1093152 (EFAIL):

– do not decrypt MIME parts unnecessarily
– improve Error Message for Missing Message Modification Code

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE 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 Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-495=1

Package List:

– SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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