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Bug 1848841 (CVE-2020-13625) - CVE-2020-13625 php-PHPMailer: output escaping could result in the file type being misinterpreted
Summary: CVE-2020-13625 php-PHPMailer: output escaping could result in the file type b...
Alias: CVE-2020-13625
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1848843 1848842
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Reported: 2020-06-19 04:49 UTC by Marian Rehak
Modified: 2020-06-19 05:20 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2020-06-19 05:20:43 UTC

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Description Marian Rehak 2020-06-19 04:49:05 UTC
PHPMailer before 6.1.6 contains an output escaping bug when the name of a file attachment contains a double quote character. This can result in the file type being misinterpreted by the receiver or any mail relay processing the message.

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Comment 1 Marian Rehak 2020-06-19 04:49:30 UTC
Created php-PHPMailer tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1848843]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1848842]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-06-19 05:20:43 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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