RHEL 8 : thunderbird (RHSA-2020:3633)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 143033

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2020:3633 advisory.

- Mozilla: Attacker-induced prompt for extension installation (CVE-2020-15664)

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

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

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

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/648.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-15664

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-15669

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:3633

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1872531

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1872532

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 143033

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-3633.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/11/18

Updated: 2020/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-15669

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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:/o:redhat:rhel_e4s:8.0, cpe:/a:redhat:rhel_e4s:8.0::appstream, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:thunderbird-debugsource

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/08/25

Reference Information

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

RHSA: 2020:3633

CWE: 416, 648