A vulnerability has been found in Postfix, the worst of which possibly allowing remote code execution.
|Package||mail-mta/postfix on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 2.7.4|
|Unaffected versions||>= 2.7.4|
Postfix is Wietse Venema’s mailer that attempts to be fast, easy to administer, and secure, as an alternative to the widely-used Sendmail program.
A vulnerability have been discovered in Postfix. Please review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
An attacker could perform a man-in-the-middle attack and inject SMTP commands during the plaintext to TLS session switch or might execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Postfix users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=mail-mta/postfix-2.7.4"