Fedora 16 : thunderbird-7.0-1.fc16 / thunderbird-lightning-1.0-0.50.b7.fc16 (2011-13424)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56382


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


The latest version of Thunderbird has the following changes :

- Fixed several security issues:
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/th underbird.html#thunderbird7

- Numerous platform fixes that improve speed, performance and stability

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 and / or thunderbird-lightning packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56382

File Name: fedora_2011-13424.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/10/04

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:thunderbird-lightning, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/28

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2011-13424