Fedora 17 : thunderbird-16.0.2-1.fc17 (2012-17307)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

More info about release :

-
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/16.0.2/releasen
otes/

- Vulnerability outlined here:
https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2012/10/10/security-
vulnerability-in-firefox-16/

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/16.0.2/releasenotes/
http://www.nessus.org/u?dc43f3c3
http://www.nessus.org/u?41f2c038

Solution :

Update the affected thunderbird package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62848 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55312
56301
56302
56306

CVE ID:

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