Oracle Linux 8 : thunderbird (ELSA-2019-1799)

High Nessus Plugin ID 127600

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VPR Score: 6.5

Synopsis

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.

Description

From Red Hat Security Advisory 2019:1799 :

An update for thunderbird is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

Mozilla Thunderbird is a standalone mail and newsgroup client.

This update upgrades Thunderbird to version 60.8.0.

Security Fix(es) :

* Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 68 and Firefox ESR 60.8 (CVE-2019-11709)

* Mozilla: Sandbox escape via installation of malicious language pack (CVE-2019-9811)

* Mozilla: Script injection within domain through inner window reuse (CVE-2019-11711)

* Mozilla: Cross-origin POST requests can be made with NPAPI plugins by following 308 redirects (CVE-2019-11712)

* Mozilla: Use-after-free with HTTP/2 cached stream (CVE-2019-11713)

* Mozilla: HTML parsing error can contribute to content XSS (CVE-2019-11715)

* Mozilla: Caret character improperly escaped in origins (CVE-2019-11717)

* Mozilla: Same-origin policy treats all files in a directory as having the same-origin (CVE-2019-11730)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Bug Fix(es) :

* Thunderbird fails to authenticate with gmail with ssl/tls and OAuth2 (BZ# 1725919)

Solution

Update the affected thunderbird package.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2019-August/008989.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127600

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2019-1799.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2020/05/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.5

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:thunderbird, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:8

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11709, CVE-2019-11711, CVE-2019-11712, CVE-2019-11713, CVE-2019-11715, CVE-2019-11717, CVE-2019-11730, CVE-2019-9811

RHSA: 2019:1799