This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mac OS X host contains a mail client that is potentially
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The installed version of Thunderbird is earlier than 24.1.1 and is,
therefore, potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- An error exists related to handling input greater than
half the maximum size of the 'PRUint32' value.
- An error exists in the 'Null_Cipher' function in the
file 'ssl/ssl3con.c' related to handling invalid
handshake packets that could allow arbitrary code
- An error exists in the 'CERT_VerifyCert' function in
the file 'lib/certhigh/certvfy.c' that could allow
invalid certificates to be treated as valid.
- An integer truncation error exists in the function
'PL_ArenaAllocate' in the Netscape Portable Runtime
(NSPR) library. (CVE-2013-5607)
See also :
Upgrade to Thunderbird 24.1.1 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71043 ()
Bugtraq ID: 63736637376373863802
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1741CVE-2013-5605CVE-2013-5606CVE-2013-5607
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.