spamassassin 3.4.2-1 source package in Ubuntu

Changelog

spamassassin (3.4.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium

  * New upstream release fixes multiple security vulnerabilities
    - CVE-2017-15705: Denial of service issue in which certain unclosed
      tags in emails cause markup to be handled incorrectly leading to
      scan timeouts. (Closes: 908969)
    - CVE-2016-1238: Unsafe usage of "." in @INC in a configuration
      script.
    - CVE-2018-11780: potential Remote Code Execution bug with the
      PDFInfo plugin. (Closes: 908970)
    - CVE-2018-11781: local user code injection in the meta rule syntax.
      (Closes: 908971)
    - BayesStore: bayes_expire table grows, remove_running_expire_tok not
      called (Closes: 883775)
    - Fix use of uninitialized variable warning in PDFInfo.pm
      (Closes: 865924)
    - Fix "failed to parse plugin" error in
      Mail::SpamAssassin::Plugin::URILocalBL (Closes: 891041)
  * Don't recursively chown /var/lib/spamassassin during postinst.
    (Closes: 889501)
  * Reload spamd after compiling rules in sa-compile.postinst.
  * Preserve locally set ENABLED=1 setting from /etc/default/spamassassin
    when installing on systemd-based systems. (Closes: 884163, 858457)
  * Update SysV init script to cope with upstream's change to $0.
  * Remove compiled rules upon removal of the sa-compile package.
  * Ensure that /var/lib/spamassassin/compiled doesn't change modes with
    the cron job's execution. (Closes: 890650)
  * Update standards version to 4.2.1
  * Create /var/lib/spamassassin via dpkg, rather than the postinst.
    (Closes: 891833)

 -- Noah Meyerhans <email address hidden>  Sun, 30 Sep 2018 23:44:58 -0700

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Noah Meyerhans on 2018-10-01
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Binary packages built by this source

sa-compile: Tools for compiling SpamAssassin rules into C

 sa-compile uses "re2c" to compile the site-wide parts of the
 SpamAssassin ruleset into C code for more efficient processing by
 spamd or spamassassin.

spamassassin: Perl-based spam filter using text analysis

 SpamAssassin is a very powerful and fully configurable spam filter
 with numerous features including automatic white-listing, RBL
 testing, Bayesian analysis, header and body text analysis. It is
 designed to be called from a user's .procmail or .forward file, but
 can also be integrated into a Mail Transport Agent (MTA).
 .
 Included in this package is a daemonized form of spamassassin (spamd)
 which communicates with its client (spamc) via TCP, to reduce the
 overhead of loading perl with each message. To take advantage of
 this, you must install the spamc package.

spamc: Client for SpamAssassin spam filtering daemon

 spamc is the client to communicate with spamd, the daemonized form of
 SpamAssassin (see the spamassassin package). It is written in C for
 maximum speed and minimum loading overhead.
 .
 spamc is quite useful for integrating spamassassin into an MTA or
 into a .procmailrc file because of its speed.
 .
 This package is useless unless you have spamassassin installed,
 either on this machine or another local machine (i.e. a mail server).

spamc-dbgsym: debug symbols for spamc