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The remote Mac OS X host contains an email client that is potentially
affected by several vulnerabilities.
The installed version of Thunderbird 9.x is potentially affected by
the following security issues :
- A use-after-free error exists related to removed
nsDOMAttribute child nodes.(CVE-2011-3659)
- Various memory safety issues exist. (CVE-2012-0442,
- Memory corruption errors exist related to the
decoding of Ogg Vorbis files and processing of
malformed XSLT stylesheets. (CVE-2012-0444,
- The HTML5 frame navigation policy can be violated by
allowing an attacker to replace a sub-frame in another
domain's document. (CVE-2012-0445)
- Scripts in frames are able to bypass security
restrictions in XPConnect. This bypass can allow
malicious websites to carry out cross-site scripting
- An information disclosure issue exists when
uninitialized memory is used as padding when encoding
icon images. (CVE-2012-0447)
See also :
Upgrade to Thunderbird 10.0 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 57775 ()
Bugtraq ID: 51752517535175451755517565175751765
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3659CVE-2012-0442CVE-2012-0443CVE-2012-0444CVE-2012-0445CVE-2012-0446CVE-2012-0447CVE-2012-0449
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