Fedora 8 : thunderbird- (2009-0088)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35390


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to the new upstream Thunderbird fixing multiple security issues: http://www.mozilla.org/security/known- vulnerabilities/thunderbird20.html#thunderbird2.0.0.19 Note: after the updated packages are installed, Thunderbird must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected thunderbird package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35390

File Name: fedora_2009-0088.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/01/16

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:thunderbird, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/07

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2009-0088