Mozilla Thunderbird < 52.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 105043
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Synopsis

The remote macOS or Mac OS X host contains a mail client that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Mozilla Thunderbird installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 52.5. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Thunderbird version 52.5 or later.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-26/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 105043

File Name: macosx_thunderbird_52_5.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 12/6/2017

Updated: 11/12/2019

Dependencies: macosx_thunderbird_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-7826

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Thunderbird/Version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/23/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/23/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7826, CVE-2017-7828, CVE-2017-7830

BID: 101832