Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mozilla-thunderbird (MDVSA-2010:211)

high Nessus Plugin ID 50315

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Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security issues were identified and fixed in mozilla-thunderbird :

The SSL implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 does not properly set the minimum key length for Diffie-Hellman Ephemeral (DHE) mode, which makes it easier for remote attackers to defeat cryptographic protection mechanisms via a brute-force attack (CVE-2010-3173).

Unspecified vulnerability in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.14, Thunderbird before 3.0.9, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors (CVE-2010-3174, CVE-2010-3175, CVE-2010-3176).

Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 do not properly handle certain modal calls made by javascript: URLs in circumstances related to opening a new window and performing cross-domain navigation, which allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via a crafted HTML document (CVE-2010-3178).

Stack-based buffer overflow in the text-rendering functionality in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a long argument to the document.write method (CVE-2010-3179).

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsBarProp function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing the locationbar property of a closed window (CVE-2010-3180).

A certain application-launch script in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 on Linux places a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in the current working directory (CVE-2010-3182).

The LookupGetterOrSetter function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 does not properly support window.__lookupGetter__ function calls that lack arguments, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (incorrect pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted HTML document (CVE-2010-3183).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=4 90

Additionally, some packages which require so, have been rebuilt and are being provided as updates.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.mozillamessaging.com/en-US/thunderbird/3.0.9/releasenotes/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50315

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2010-211.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Published: 10/24/2010

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-af, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ar, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-be, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-bg, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ca, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-cs, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-da, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-de, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-el, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-en_GB, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-ar, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-ca, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-cs, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-de, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-el, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-es, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-fi, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-fr, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-hu, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-it, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-ja, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-ko, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-nb, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-nl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-pl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-pt, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-pt_BR, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-ru, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-sl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-sv, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-tr, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-zh_CN, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-enigmail-zh_TW, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-es_AR, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-es_ES, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-et, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-et_EE, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-eu, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-fi, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-fr, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-fy, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ga, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-gl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-he, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-hu, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-id, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-is, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-it, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ja, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ka, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ko, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-lt, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-nb_NO, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-nl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-nn_NO, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-pa_IN, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-pl, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-pt_BR, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-pt_PT, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ro, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-ru, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-si, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-sk, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-sq, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-sr, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-sv_SE, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-tr, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-uk, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-vi, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-zh_CN, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mozilla-thunderbird-zh_TW, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:nsinstall, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/22/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3173, CVE-2010-3174, CVE-2010-3175, CVE-2010-3176, CVE-2010-3178, CVE-2010-3179, CVE-2010-3180, CVE-2010-3182, CVE-2010-3183

BID: 44243, 44245, 44246, 44247, 44248, 44249, 44251, 44252

MDVSA: 2010:211