Thunderbird ESR 17.x < 17.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The installed version of Thunderbird ESR 17.x is prior to 17.0.6 and
is, therefore, potentially affected the following vulnerabilities :

- Various memory safety issues exist. (CVE-2013-0801)

- It is possible to call a content level constructor that
allows for the constructor to have chrome privileged
access. (CVE-2013-1670)

- A local privilege escalation issues exists in the
Mozilla Maintenance Service. (CVE-2013-1672)

- A use-after-free vulnerability exists when resizing
video while playing. (CVE-2013-1674)

- Some 'DOMSVGZoomEvent' functions are used without being
properly initialized, which could lead to information
disclosure. (CVE-2013-1675)

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist. (CVE-2013-1676,
CVE-2013-1677, CVE-2013-1678, CVE-2013-1679,
CVE-2013-1680, CVE-2013-1681)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird ESR 17.0.6 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false