openSUSE 10 Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (MozillaThunderbird-5329)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33120


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Various MozillaThunderbird fixes were backported to the 10.2 version (1.5.0.x).

+ MFSA 2008-15/CVE-2008-1236 and CVE-2008-1237: Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:

+ MFSA 2008-14/CVE-2008-1233, CVE-2008-1234, and CVE-2008-1235: JavaScript privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution.

JavaScript is not default enabled in our Thunderbird builds though.


Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33120

File Name: suse_MozillaThunderbird-5329.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/06/09

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-translations, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1233, CVE-2008-1234, CVE-2008-1235, CVE-2008-1236, CVE-2008-1237

CWE: 79, 94, 399