Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20200224)

high Nessus Plugin ID 134071

Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 73 and Firefox ESR 68.5 (CVE-2020-6800) Mozilla: Out-of-bounds read when processing certain email messages (CVE-2020-6793) Mozilla: Setting a master password post-Thunderbird 52 does not delete unencrypted previously stored passwords (CVE-2020-6794) Mozilla: Crash processing S/MIME messages with multiple signatures (CVE-2020-6795) Mozilla: Incorrect parsing of template tag could result in JavaScript injection (CVE-2020-6798) Mozilla: Message ID calculation was based on uninitialized data (CVE-2020-6792)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?af710c4b

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 134071

File Name: sl_20200224_thunderbird_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/26/2020

Updated: 5/29/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/24/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/2/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-6792, CVE-2020-6793, CVE-2020-6794, CVE-2020-6795, CVE-2020-6798, CVE-2020-6800