Fedora 16 : thunderbird-12.0-1.fc16 / thunderbird-lightning-1.4-1.fc16 (2012-6738)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58919


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


This is security update of Thunderbird 12. Changelog :

- Global Search results now include message extracts in the results

- Various security fixes

- Various improvements to RSS feed subscription and general feed handling

- Thunderbird now supports add-ons that provide different types of local mail storage

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: 58919

File Name: fedora_2012-6738.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/30

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: 2012/04/27

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2012-6738