Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A stability bug was found in the Scientific Linux 5 Thunderbird
packages released in RHSA-2008:0105. These packages were linked
against an incorrect version of a library which would cause
Thunderbird to randomly crash while the browser was in use.

This issue did not affect the Thunderbird packages released for
Scientific Linux 4.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?99ff33bd

Solution :

Update the affected thunderbird package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60360 ()

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