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The remote Mac OS X host contains an email client that is potentially
affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.
The installed version of Thunderbird 10.x is earlier than 10.0.1 and
is, therefore, potentially affected by a memory corruption
A use-after-free error exists in the method
'nsXBLDocumentInfo::ReadPrototypeBindings' and XBL bindings are not
properly removed from a hash table in the event of failure. Clean-up
processes may then attempt to use this data and cause application
crashes. These application crashes are potentially exploitable.
See also :
Upgrade to Thunderbird 10.0.1 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58071 ()
Bugtraq ID: 51975
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0452
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