CentOS 8 : thunderbird (CESA-2019:1623)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 145575
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Synopsis

The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2019:1623 advisory.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 package.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1623

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 145575

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2019-1623.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/29/2021

Updated: 3/23/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11708

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: cpe:/o:centos:centos:8, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:thunderbird

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/27/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/13/2019

Reference Information

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

BID: 108761, 108810, 108835

RHSA: 2019:1623