openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2017-15)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to Mozilla Thunderbird 45.6.0 fixes security issues and
bugs.

In general, these flaws cannot be exploited through email in
Thunderbird because scripting is disabled when reading mail,
but are potentially risks in browser or browser-like
contexts.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed: (boo#1015422)

- CVE-2016-9899: Use-after-free while manipulating DOM
events and audio elements

- CVE-2016-9895: CSP bypass using marquee tag

- CVE-2016-9897: Memory corruption in libGLES

- CVE-2016-9898: Use-after-free in Editor while
manipulating DOM subtrees

- CVE-2016-9900: Restricted external resources can be
loaded by SVG images through data URLs

- CVE-2016-9904: Cross-origin information leak in shared
atoms

- CVE-2016-9905: Crash in EnumerateSubDocuments

- CVE-2016-9893: Memory safety bugs fixed in Thunderbird
45.6

The following bugs were fixed :

- The system integration dialog was shown every time when
starting Thunderbird

See also :

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1293985
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1301381
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1312272
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1314442
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1317409
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1317936
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1319122
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015422

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96297 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9893
CVE-2016-9895
CVE-2016-9897
CVE-2016-9898
CVE-2016-9899
CVE-2016-9900
CVE-2016-9904
CVE-2016-9905

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