Mozilla Thunderbird < 16.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is potentially
affected by several vulnerabilities.

Description :

The installed version of Thunderbird is earlier than 16.0.1.
It is, therefore, potentially affected by the following security
issues :

- An unspecified error related to the WebSockets
implementation and the function
'mozilla::net::FailDelayManager::Lookup' could allow
application crashes and potentially, arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2012-4191)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow attackers
to bypass the 'Same Origin Policy' and access the
'Location' object. (CVE-2012-4192)

- An error exists related to 'security wrappers' and the
function 'defaultValue()' that could allow cross-site
scripting attacks. (CVE-2012-4193)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird 16.0.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 62591 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56153

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4191

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