openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2020-1392)

high Nessus Plugin ID 140510

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for MozillaThunderbird fixes the following issues :

- Mozilla Thunderbird was updated to 68.12 (bsc#1175686)

- CVE-2020-15663: Downgrade attack on the Mozilla Maintenance Service could have resulted in escalation of privilege

- CVE-2020-15664: Attacker-induced prompt for extension installation

- CVE-2020-15669: Use-After-Free when aborting an operation

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1175686

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 140510

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1392.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/11/2020

Updated: 10/15/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-15663

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:mozillathunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:mozillathunderbird-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:mozillathunderbird-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:mozillathunderbird-translations-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:mozillathunderbird-translations-other:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/8/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/1/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15663, CVE-2020-15664, CVE-2020-15669