openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Thunderbird (openSUSE-2016-848)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update contains Mozilla Thunderbird 45.2. (boo#983549)

It fixes security issues mostly affecting the e-mail program when used
in a browser context, such as viewing a web page or HTMl formatted
e-mail.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2016-2818, CVE-2016-2815: Memory safety bugs
(boo#983549, MFSA2016-49)

Contains the following security fixes from the 45.1 release:
(boo#977333)

- CVE-2016-2806, CVE-2016-2807: Miscellaneous memory
safety hazards (boo#977375, boo#977376, MFSA 2016-39)

Contains the following security fixes from the 45.0 release:
(boo#969894)

- CVE-2016-1952, CVE-2016-1953: Miscellaneous memory
safety hazards (MFSA 2016-16)

- CVE-2016-1954: Local file overwriting and potential
privilege escalation through CSP reports (MFSA 2016-17)

- CVE-2016-1955: CSP reports fail to strip location
information for embedded iframe pages (MFSA 2016-18)

- CVE-2016-1956: Linux video memory DOS with Intel drivers
(MFSA 2016-19)

- CVE-2016-1957: Memory leak in libstagefright when
deleting an array during MP4 processing (MFSA 2016-20)

- CVE-2016-1960: Use-after-free in HTML5 string parser
(MFSA 2016-23)

- CVE-2016-1961: Use-after-free in SetBody (MFSA 2016-24)

- CVE-2016-1964: Use-after-free during XML transformations
(MFSA 2016-27)

- CVE-2016-1974: Out-of-bounds read in HTML parser
following a failed allocation (MFSA 2016-34)

The graphite font shaping library was disabled, addressing the
following font vulnerabilities :

- MFSA 2016-37/CVE-2016-1977/CVE-2016-2790/CVE-2016-2791/
CVE-2016-2792/CVE-2016-2793/CVE-2016-2794/CVE-2016-2795/
CVE-2016-2796/CVE-2016-2797/CVE-2016-2798/CVE-2016-2799/
CVE-2016-2800/CVE-2016-2801/CVE-2016-2802

The following tracked packaging changes are included :

- fix build issues with gcc/binutils combination used in
Leap 42.2 (boo#984637)

- gcc6 fixes (boo#986162)

- running on 48bit va aarch64 (boo#984126)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969894
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=977333
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=977375
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=977376
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=983549
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984126
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984637
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986162

Solution :

Update the affected Mozilla Thunderbird packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)