Mozilla Thunderbird < 31.1.2 NSS Signature Verification Vulnerability

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is affected by a
signature forgery vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Thunderbird installed on the remote host is prior to
31.1.2. It is, therefore, affected by a flaw in the Network Security
Services (NSS) library, which is due to lenient parsing of ASN.1
values involved in a signature and can lead to the forgery of RSA
signatures, such as SSL certificates.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Thunderbird 31.1.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 77908 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70116

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1568

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