Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 60975
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral flaws were found in the processing of malformed HTML content.
Malicious HTML content could cause Thunderbird to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Thunderbird. (CVE-2011-0051, CVE-2011-0053)
All running instances of Thunderbird must be restarted for the update to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected thunderbird package.