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Vulnerability of PHPMailer: Cross Site Scripting via File Attachment Names

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via File Attachment Names of PHPMailer, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Impacted systems: Cacti, Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/06/2020.
Références of this alert: CVE-2020-13625, DLA-2244-1, DLA-2306-1, FEDORA-2020-06e87e71fe, FEDORA-2020-0bbe6304e3, FEDORA-2020-6d2e1105f2, FEDORA-2020-7dddce530c, FEDORA-2020-8a15713da2, FEDORA-2020-d67df93aa6, openSUSE-SU-2020:1060-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:1106-1, USN-4505-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32453.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting via File Attachment Names of PHPMailer, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This computer threat note impacts software or systems such as Cacti, Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness note.

Solutions for this threat 

Cacti: version 1.2.13.
The version 1.2.13 is fixed:
  https://github.com/cacti/

Debian 8: new libphp-phpmailer packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: libphp-phpmailer 5.2.9+dfsg-2+deb8u6

Debian 9: new libphp-phpmailer packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: libphp-phpmailer 5.2.14+dfsg-2.3+deb9u2

Fedora 31-32: new cacti packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 31: cacti 1.2.13-1.fc31
  Fedora 32: cacti 1.2.13-1.fc32

Fedora 31-32: new php-phpmailer6 packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 31: php-phpmailer6 6.1.6-1.fc31
  Fedora 32: php-phpmailer6 6.1.6-2.fc32

Fedora 31-32: new php-PHPMailer packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 31: php-PHPMailer 5.2.28-2.fc31
  Fedora 32: php-PHPMailer 5.2.28-2.fc32

openSUSE, SUSE LE: new cacti packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: cacti 1.2.13-lp151.3.12.1
  openSUSE Leap 15.2: cacti 1.2.13-lp152.2.3.1
  SUSE LE 12 RTM-SP5: cacti 1.2.13-11.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new cacti packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: cacti 1.2.13-bp151.4.12.1

Ubuntu 18.04: new libphp-phpmailer packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: libphp-phpmailer 5.2.14+dfsg-2.3+deb9u2build0.18.04.1
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