This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mac OS X host contains a mail client that is affected by
The version of Thunderbird 24.x installed on the remote host is a version
prior to 24.7. It is, therefore, affected by the following
- When a pair of NSSCertificate structures are added to a
trust domain and then one of them is removed during use,
a use-after-free error occurs which may cause the
application to crash. This crash is potentially
- There are multiple memory safety hazards within the
browser engine. These hazards may lead to memory
corruption vulnerabilities, which may allow attackers
to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-1547,
- Triggering the FireOnStateChange event has the
potential to crash the application. This may lead to
a use-after-free and an exploitable crash.
WebGL content, the application may crash. This crash
is potentially exploitable. (CVE-2014-1556)
- There is a flaw in the Skia library when scaling images
of high quality. If the image data is discarded while
being processed, the library may crash. This crash
is potentially exploitable. (CVE-2014-1557)
See also :
Upgrade to Thunderbird 24.7 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 76760 ()
Bugtraq ID: 688116881468816688186882268824
CVE ID: CVE-2014-1544CVE-2014-1547CVE-2014-1548CVE-2014-1555CVE-2014-1557
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