Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5494-1 mutt -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 10 Sep 2023
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1051563.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2023-4874, CVE-2023-4875.
- More information:
Several NULL pointer dereference flaws were discovered in Mutt, a text-based mailreader supporting MIME, GPG, PGP and threading, which may result in denial of service (application crash) when viewing a specially crafted email or when composing from a specially crafted draft message.
For the oldstable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.5-4.1+deb11u3.
For the stable distribution (bookworm), these problems have been fixed in version 2.2.9-1+deb12u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your mutt packages.
For the detailed security status of mutt please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/mutt