openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2016-1166)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for Mozilla Thunderbird to version 45.4.0 fixes the
following issues :

- When using Thunderbird in a browser like context, for
rendering HTML e-mail or feeds, it may be affected by
vulnerabilities also fixed in Firefox ESR 45.4. (MFSA
2016-86, boo#999701)

The following bugs were fixed in this release :

- Display name was truncated if no separating space before
email address

- Recipient addresses were shown in wrong color in some
circumstances

- Additional spaces were inserted when drafts were edited.

- Mail saved as template copied In-Reply-To and References
from original email.

- Threading broken when editing message draft, due to loss
of Message-ID

- 'Apply columns to...' did not honor special folders

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=999701

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93998 ()

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