Scientific Linux Security Update : thunderbird on SL5.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91216
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update upgrades Thunderbird to version 38.8.0.
Security Fix(es) :
- Two flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Thunderbird to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Thunderbird. (CVE-2016-2805, CVE-2016-2807)
SolutionUpdate the affected thunderbird and / or thunderbird-debuginfo packages.