Slackware Linux 15.0 / current mozilla-thunderbird Vulnerability (SSA:2023-242-02)

high Nessus Plugin ID 180320

Synopsis

The remote Slackware Linux host is missing a security update to mozilla-thunderbird.

Description

The version of mozilla-thunderbird installed on the remote host is prior to 115.2.0. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the SSA:2023-242-02 advisory.

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

Solution

Upgrade the affected mozilla-thunderbird package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?d54c9c36

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 180320

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2023-242-02.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Published: 8/30/2023

Updated: 8/30/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:mozilla-thunderbird, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:15.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/30/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/30/2023