Thunderbird 10.x < 10.0.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains a mail client that is potentially
affected by several vulnerabilities.

Description :

The installed version of Thunderbird 10.x is potentially affected by
the following security issues :

- An unspecified error exists that can allow attackers to
bypass the 'Same Origin Policy' and access the
'Location' object. (CVE-2012-4192)

- An error exists related to 'security wrappers' and the
function 'defaultValue()' that can allow cross-site
scripting attacks. (CVE-2012-4193)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8993e6b4
http://www.nessus.org/u?dc43f3c3
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-89.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird 10.0.9 ESR or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62586 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56154
56155

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4192
CVE-2012-4193