openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-SU-2014:1098-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 77619
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

MozillaThunderbird was updated to Thunderbird 31.1.0 (bnc#894370), fixinfg security issues :

- MFSA 2014-67/CVE-2014-1553/CVE-2014-1562 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards

- MFSA 2014-68/CVE-2014-1563 (bmo#1018524) Use-after-free during DOM interactions with SVG

- MFSA 2014-69/CVE-2014-1564 (bmo#1045977) Uninitialized memory use during GIF rendering

- MFSA 2014-70/CVE-2014-1565 (bmo#1047831) Out-of-bounds read in Web Audio audio timeline

- MFSA 2014-72/CVE-2014-1567 (bmo#1037641) Use-after-free setting text directionality

- update to Thunderbird 31.0

- based on Gecko 31

- Autocompleting email addresses now matches against any part of the name or email

- Composing a mail to a newsgroup will now autocomplete newsgroup names

- Insecure NTLM (pre-NTLMv2) authentication disabled

Solution

Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894370

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00010.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 77619

File Name: openSUSE-2014-531.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/11/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-buildsymbols, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-translations-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaThunderbird-translations-other, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/3/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1553, CVE-2014-1562, CVE-2014-1563, CVE-2014-1564, CVE-2014-1565, CVE-2014-1567

BID: 69519, 69520, 69521, 69523, 69524, 69525