Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL7.x x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 111344

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update upgrades Thunderbird to version 52.9.1.

Security Fix(es) :

- Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 61, Firefox ESR 60.1, and Firefox ESR 52.9 (CVE-2018-5188)

- Mozilla: Buffer overflow using computed size of canvas element (CVE-2018-12359)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free using focus() (CVE-2018-12360)

- Mozilla: Integer overflow in SSSE3 scaler (CVE-2018-12362)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free when appending DOM nodes (CVE-2018-12363)

- Mozilla: CSRF attacks through 307 redirects and NPAPI plugins (CVE-2018-12364)

- thunderbird: S/MIME and PGP decryption oracles can be built with HTML emails (CVE-2018-12372)

- thunderbird: S/MIME plaintext can be leaked through HTML reply/forward (CVE-2018-12373)

- Mozilla: Compromised IPC child process can list local filenames (CVE-2018-12365)

- Mozilla: Invalid data handling during QCMS transformations (CVE-2018-12366)

- thunderbird: Using form to exfiltrate encrypted mail part by pressing enter in form field (CVE-2018-12374)

Solution

Update the affected thunderbird and / or thunderbird-debuginfo packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?74c9d626

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111344

File Name: sl_20180725_thunderbird_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/26

Modified: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12359, CVE-2018-12360, CVE-2018-12362, CVE-2018-12363, CVE-2018-12364, CVE-2018-12365, CVE-2018-12366, CVE-2018-12372, CVE-2018-12373, CVE-2018-12374, CVE-2018-5188