openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2015-374)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 83800
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

The Mozilla Thunderbird email, news, and chat client was updated to version 31.7.0 to fix several security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed (bnc#930622) :

- MFSA 2015-46/CVE-2015-2708 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards

- MFSA 2015-47/CVE-2015-0797 (bmo#1080995) Buffer overflow parsing H.264 video with Linux Gstreamer

- MFSA 2015-48/CVE-2015-2710 (bmo#1149542) Buffer overflow with SVG content and CSS

- MFSA 2015-51/CVE-2015-2713 (bmo#1153478) Use-after-free during text processing with vertical text enabled

- MFSA 2015-54/CVE-2015-2716 (bmo#1140537) Buffer overflow when parsing compressed XML

- MFSA 2015-57/CVE-2011-3079 (bmo#1087565) Privilege escalation through IPC channel messages

Solution

Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=930622

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 83800

File Name: openSUSE-2015-374.nasl

Version: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/26/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A: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:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/15/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3079, CVE-2015-0797, CVE-2015-2708, CVE-2015-2710, CVE-2015-2713, CVE-2015-2716