Fedora 26 : thunderbird-enigmail (2017-856a149a4c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 105500

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to 1.9.9. This release addresses security vulnerabilities discovered by Cure53. Details can be found in the Security Audit Report:
https://enigmail.net/download/other/Enigmail%20Pentest%20Report%20by%2 0Cure53%20-%20Excerpt.pdf

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Solution

Update the affected thunderbird-enigmail package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-856a149a4c

http://www.nessus.org/u?6620e35f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 105500

File Name: fedora_2017-856a149a4c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/02

Modified: 2018/01/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:thunderbird-enigmail, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/30

Reference Information