Mozilla Thunderbird < 3.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 47783


The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The installed version of Thunderbird is earlier than 3.0.6. Such versions are potentially affected by the following security issues :

- Multiple memory safety bugs could result in memory corruption, potentially resulting in arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2010-34)

- The array class used to store CSS values is affected by an integer overflow vulnerability. (MFSA 2010-39)

- An integer overflow vulnerability exists in the 'selection' attribute of XUL <tree> element.
(MFSA 2010-40)

- A buffer overflow vulnerability in Mozilla graphics code could lead to arbitrary code execution.
(MFSA 2010-41)

- It is possible to read and parse resources from other domains even when the content is not valid JavaScript leading to cross-domain data disclosure. (MFSA 2010-42)

- It is possible to read data across domains by injecting bogus CSS selectors into a target site.
(MFSA 2010-46)

- Potentially sensitive URL parameters could be leaked across domains via script errors. (MFSA 2010-47)


Upgrade to Thunderbird 3.0.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47783

File Name: mozilla_thunderbird_306.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/07/21

Modified: 2017/06/09

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Thunderbird/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/07/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/10/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0654, CVE-2010-1205, CVE-2010-1211, CVE-2010-1212, CVE-2010-1213, CVE-2010-2752, CVE-2010-2753, CVE-2010-2754

BID: 41852, 41853, 41859, 41860, 41865, 41871, 41872

OSVDB: 62464, 65852, 66595, 66596, 66599, 66600, 66601, 66602, 66604, 66605

Secunia: 40642

CWE: 94