by Marina Glancy.
|Description:||Security vulnerability was reported against PHPMailer, third party library used by Moodle. As a result Moodle improved validation of no-reply address (that can only be configured by admin), all other fields were already properly sanitized. This issue only affect sites that leave $CFG->smtphosts empty.|
|Issue summary:||Address the vulnerabilities in recent PHPMailer 5.2.x|
|Versions affected:||3.2, 3.1 to 3.1.3, 3.0 to 3.0.7, 2.9 to 2.9.9, 2.8 to 2.8.12, 2.7 to 2.7.17 and earlier unsupported versions|
|Versions fixed:||3.2.1, 3.1.4, 3.0.8 and 2.7.18|
|Reported by:||Matteo Scaramuccia|
|Workaround:||Define $CFG->noreplyaddress and $CFG->supportemail in config.php|
|CVE identifier:||CVE-2016-10045 (PHPMailer)|