FreeBSD : thunderbird -- javascript execution (61349f77-c620-11da-b2fb-000e0c2e438a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Renaud Lifchitz reports a vulnerability within thunderbird. The
vulnerability is caused by improper checking of JavaScript scripts.
This could lead to JavaScript code execution which can lead to
information disclosure or a denial of service (application crash).
This vulnerability is present even if JavaScript had been disabled in
the preferences.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8d1e9249

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21440 (freebsd_pkg_61349f77c62011dab2fb000e0c2e438a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 16770

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0884

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