openSUSE Security Update : Thunderbird (openSUSE-2016-1120)

High Nessus Plugin ID 93706


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- update to Thunderbird 45.3.0 (boo#991809)

- Disposition-Notification-To could not be used in mail.compose.other.header

- 'edit as new message' on a received message pre-filled the sender as the composing identity.

- Certain messages caused corruption of the drafts summary database. security fixes :

- MFSA 2016-62/CVE-2016-2836 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards

- MFSA 2016-63/CVE-2016-2830 (bmo#1255270) Favicon network connection can persist when page is closed

- MFSA 2016-64/CVE-2016-2838 (bmo#1279814) Buffer overflow rendering SVG with bidirectional content

- MFSA 2016-65/CVE-2016-2839 (bmo#1275339) Cairo rendering crash due to memory allocation issue with FFmpeg 0.10

- MFSA 2016-67/CVE-2016-5252 (bmo#1268854) Stack underflow during 2D graphics rendering

- MFSA 2016-70/CVE-2016-5254 (bmo#1266963) Use-after-free when using alt key and toplevel menus

- MFSA 2016-72/CVE-2016-5258 (bmo#1279146) Use-after-free in DTLS during WebRTC session shutdown

- MFSA 2016-73/CVE-2016-5259 (bmo#1282992) Use-after-free in service workers with nested sync events

- MFSA 2016-76/CVE-2016-5262 (bmo#1277475) Scripts on marquee tag can execute in sandboxed iframes

- MFSA 2016-77/CVE-2016-2837 (bmo#1274637) Buffer overflow in ClearKey Content Decryption Module (CDM) during video playback

- MFSA 2016-78/CVE-2016-5263 (bmo#1276897) Type confusion in display transformation

- MFSA 2016-79/CVE-2016-5264 (bmo#1286183) Use-after-free when applying SVG effects

- MFSA 2016-80/CVE-2016-5265 (bmo#1278013) Same-origin policy violation using local HTML file and saved shortcut file

- Fix for possible buffer overrun (boo#990856) CVE-2016-6354 (bmo#1292534) [mozilla-flex_buffer_overrun.patch]

- add a screenshot to appdata.xml


Update the affected Thunderbird packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93706

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/26

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2830, CVE-2016-2836, CVE-2016-2837, CVE-2016-2838, CVE-2016-2839, CVE-2016-5252, CVE-2016-5254, CVE-2016-5258, CVE-2016-5259, CVE-2016-5262, CVE-2016-5263, CVE-2016-5264, CVE-2016-5265, CVE-2016-6354