Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20190627)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 126366
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Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- Mozilla: Type confusion in Array.pop (CVE-2019-11707)

- thunderbird: Stack buffer overflow in icalrecur_add_bydayrules in icalrecur.c (CVE-2019-11705)

- Mozilla: Sandbox escape using Prompt:Open (CVE-2019-11708)

- thunderbird: Heap buffer over read in icalparser.c parser_get_next_char (CVE-2019-11703)

- thunderbird: Heap buffer overflow in icalmemory_strdup_and_dequote function in icalvalue.c (CVE-2019-11704)

- thunderbird: Type confusion in icaltimezone_get_vtimezone_properties function in icalproperty.c (CVE-2019-11706)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ba435fac

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 126366

File Name: sl_20190627_thunderbird_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/1/2019

Updated: 5/29/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:thunderbird-debuginfo, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/27/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/23/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11703, CVE-2019-11704, CVE-2019-11705, CVE-2019-11706, CVE-2019-11707, CVE-2019-11708