Thunderbird < 24.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Thunderbird installed on the remote Mac OS X host is a
version prior to 24.6. It is, therefore, affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- Memory issues exist that could lead to arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2014-1533, CVE-2014-1534)

- An out-of-bounds read issue exists in
'PropertyProvider::FindJustificationRange'.
(CVE-2014-1536)

- Use-after-free memory issues exist in
'mozilla::dom::workers::WorkerPrivateParent',
'nsTextEditRules::CreateMozBR', and the SMIL Animation
Controller that could lead to code execution.
(CVE-2014-1537, CVE-2014-1538, CVE-2014-1541)

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-48.html
https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-49.html
https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-52.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird 24.6 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74438 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67964
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67966
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CVE ID: CVE-2014-1533
CVE-2014-1534
CVE-2014-1536
CVE-2014-1537
CVE-2014-1538
CVE-2014-1541