GLSA-200610-01 : Mozilla Thunderbird: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200610-01
(Mozilla Thunderbird: Multiple vulnerabilities)

A number of vulnerabilities have been found and fixed in Mozilla
Thunderbird. For details please consult the references below.

Impact :

The most severe vulnerabilities might lead to the execution of
arbitrary code with the rights of the user running the application.
Other vulnerabilities include program crashes and the acceptance of
forged certificates.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Mozilla Thunderbird users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-client/mozilla-thunderbird-'
All Mozilla Thunderbird binary users should upgrade to the latest
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-client/mozilla-thunderbird-bin-'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22505 (gentoo_GLSA-200610-01.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19849

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4253