Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1 < 3.1.12 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801256
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Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser installed that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Thunderbird 3.1 earlier than 3.1.12 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Several memory safety bugs exist in the browser engine that may permit remote code execution. (CVE-2011-2982)

- A dangling pointer vulnerability exists in an SVG text manipulation routine. (CVE-2011-0084)

- A dangling pointer vulnerability exists in appendChild, which did not correctly account for DOM objects it operated upon. (CVE-2011-2378)

- A privilege escalation vulnerability in the event management code could permit JavaScript to be run in the wrong context. (CVE-2011-2981)

- A privilege escalation vulnerability exists if a web page registered for drop events and a browser tab element was dropped into the content area. (CVE-2011-2984)

- A binary planing vulnerability in ThinkPadSensor::Startup could permit loading a malicious DLL into the running process. (CVE-2011-2980)

- A data leakage vulnerability triggered when RegExp.input was set could allow data from other domains to be read. (CVE-2011-2983)&lt;

Solution

Upgrade to Thunderbird 6.0 or later.

See Also

http://.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-32.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 801256

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 8/18/2011

Updated: 8/18/2011

Nessus ID: 55886

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 8/16/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/16/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0084, CVE-2011-2982, CVE-2011-2983, CVE-2011-2378, CVE-2011-2981, CVE-2011-2984, CVE-2011-2980

BID: 49213, 49224, 49214, 49216, 49218, 49219, 49223, 49217