Mozilla Thunderbird ESR < 17.0.11 Null_Cipher Code Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is potentially
affected by a code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The installed version of Thunderbird ESR is earlier than 17.0.11 and
is, therefore, potentially affected by a code execution vulnerability
related to the function 'Null_Cipher' in the file 'ssl/ssl3con.c' and
handling handshake packets.

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-103/
http://www.nessus.org/u?a92167b3
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/NSS/NSS_3.14.5_release_notes

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird ESR 17.0.11 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 71044 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63737

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5605

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