Thunderbird 17.x < 17.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 66477

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Mac OS X host contains a mail client that is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The installed version of Thunderbird is earlier than 17.0.6 and is, therefore, potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Various memory safety issues exist. (CVE-2013-0801)

- It is possible to call a content level constructor that allows for the constructor to have chrome privileged access. (CVE-2013-1670)

- A local privilege escalation issues exists in the Mozilla Maintenance Service. (CVE-2013-1672)

- A use-after-free vulnerability exists when resizing video while playing. (CVE-2013-1674)

- Some 'DOMSVGZoomEvent' functions are used without being properly initialized, which could lead to information disclosure. (CVE-2013-1675)

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist. (CVE-2013-1676, CVE-2013-1677, CVE-2013-1678, CVE-2013-1679, CVE-2013-1680, CVE-2013-1681)

Solution

Upgrade to Thunderbird 17.0.6 or later.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-41/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-42/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-44/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-46/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-47/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2013-48/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 66477

File Name: macosx_thunderbird_17_0_6.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2013/05/16

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 56557

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-1681

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Thunderbird/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0801, CVE-2013-1670, CVE-2013-1672, CVE-2013-1674, CVE-2013-1675, CVE-2013-1676, CVE-2013-1677, CVE-2013-1678, CVE-2013-1679, CVE-2013-1680, CVE-2013-1681

BID: 59855, 59858, 59859, 59860, 59861, 59862, 59863, 59864, 59865, 59868, 59872