Mozilla Thunderbird ESR 17.x < 17.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 66482


The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The installed version of Thunderbird ESR 17.x is earlier than 17.0.6 and is, therefore, potentially affected 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)


Upgrade to Thunderbird ESR 17.0.6 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66482

File Name: mozilla_thunderbird_1706_esr.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/05/16

Modified: 2017/06/09

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Thunderbird/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known 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

OSVDB: 93422, 93423, 93424, 93425, 93427, 93429, 93430, 93431, 93432, 93433, 93434