Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mozilla-thunderbird (MDKSA-2006:052)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The WYSIWYG rendering engine in Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 and earlier
allows user-complicit attackers to bypass JavaScript security settings
and obtain sensitive information or cause a crash via an e-mail
containing a JavaScript URI in the SRC attribute of an IFRAME tag,
which is executed when the user edits the e-mail.

Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected mozilla-thunderbird, mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail
and / or mozilla-thunderbird-enigmime packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21004 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-052.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0884

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