This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mac OS X host contains an email client that is potentially
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The installed version of Thunderbird 3.1 is earlier than 3.1.18.
Such versions are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- A use-after-free error exists related to removed
nsDOMAttribute child nodes.(CVE-2011-3659)
- The IPv6 literal syntax in web addresses is not being
properly enforced. (CVE-2011-3670)
- 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,
See also :
Upgrade to Thunderbird 3.1.18 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: 57776 ()
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