Debian DLA-472-2 : icedove regression update

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91134

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security update.

Description

The security update for icedove did not build on armhf. This is resolved by this upload.

The text of the original DLA follows :

Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client. Multiple memory safety errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this problem has been fixed in version 38.8.0-1~deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your icedove packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2016/05/msg00034.html

https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/icedove

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91134

File Name: debian_DLA-472.nasl

Version: 2.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/16

Updated: 2018/07/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:calendar-google-provider, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:icedove, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:icedove-dbg, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:icedove-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:iceowl-extension, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1979, CVE-2016-2805, CVE-2016-2807