Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 / 13.10 : thunderbird vulnerabilities (USN-2032-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Multiple security issues were discovered in Thunderbird. If a user
were tricked into connecting to a malicious server, an attacker could
possibly exploit these to cause a denial of service via application
crash, potentially execute arbitrary code, or lead to information
disclosure. (CVE-2013-1741, CVE-2013-2566, CVE-2013-5605,
CVE-2013-5607).

Solution :

Update the affected thunderbird package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71036 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58796
63736
63738
63802

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1741
CVE-2013-2566
CVE-2013-5605
CVE-2013-5607