Ubuntu 8.04 LTS / 8.10 / 9.04 : thunderbird vulnerabilities (USN-817-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Several flaws were discovered in the rendering engine of Thunderbird.
If JavaScript were enabled, an attacker could exploit these flaws to
crash Thunderbird.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40751 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35888

CVE ID: