openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Thunderbird (openSUSE-2017-1419)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105457


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for Mozilla Thunderbird to version 52.5.2 fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2017-7846: JavaScript Execution via RSS in mailbox:// origin (bsc#1074043)

- CVE-2017-7847: Local path string can be leaked from RSS feed (bsc#1074044)

- CVE-2017-7848: RSS Feed vulnerable to new line Injection (bsc#1074045)

- CVE-2017-7829: From address with encoded null character is cut off in message header display (bsc#1074046)


Update the affected Mozilla Thunderbird packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105457

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1419.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/12/26

Updated: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-buildsymbols, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-translations-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-translations-other, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7829, CVE-2017-7846, CVE-2017-7847, CVE-2017-7848