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Vulnerability of newsbeuter: code execution via Media Enclosure

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Media Enclosure of newsbeuter, in order to run code.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, openSUSE Leap, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 19/09/2017.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2017-14500, DLA-1104-1, DSA-3977-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0229-1, USN-4585-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-23864.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Media Enclosure of newsbeuter, in order to run code.
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This weakness impacts software or systems such as Debian, openSUSE Leap, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability announce is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian: new newsbeuter packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 7: newsbeuter 2.5-2+deb7u3
  Debian 8: newsbeuter 2.8-2+deb8u2
  Debian 9: newsbeuter 2.9-5+deb9u2

openSUSE Leap: new newsbeuter packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: newsbeuter 2.9-8.1
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: newsbeuter 2.9-2.6.1

Ubuntu 16.04: new newsbeuter packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: newsbeuter 2.9-3ubuntu0.1
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