Severity: Low Suggested CVSS v2.0: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N/E:F/RL:O/RC:C CVE: not assigned yet
Problem Description: TYPO3 uses the package swiftmailer/swiftmailer for mail actions. This package is known to be vulnerable to Remote Code Execution.Solution: Update to TYPO3 versions 6.2.30, 7.6.15 or 8.5.1 that ship an updated package. Additional Information: The swiftmailer package has deprecated its support for mail()-Transport. To prevent a possible exploit we recommend to configure the TYPO3 MAIL settings to use any other transport method than mail. Further information about the swiftmailer vulnerability can be found at https://legalhackers.com/advisories/SwiftMailer-Exploit-Remote-Code-Exec-CVE-2016-10074-Vuln.html. General Advice: Follow the recommendations that are given in the TYPO3 Security Guide. Please subscribe to the typo3-announce mailing list. General Note: All security related code changes are tagged so that you can easily look them up on our review system.