Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mozilla-thunderbird (MDVSA-2009:217-3)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40701
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA number of security vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Thunderbird :
Security issues in thunderbird could lead to a man-in-the-middle attack via a spoofed X.509 certificate (CVE-2009-2408).
A vulnerability was found in xmltok_impl.c (expat) that with specially crafted XML could be exploited and lead to a denial of service attack.
Related to CVE-2009-2625 (CVE-2009-3720).
This update provides the latest version of Thunderbird which are not vulnerable to these issues.
Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0 customers
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.