openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2016-1195)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94091


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for Mozilla Thunderbird to version 45.4.0 fixes the following issues :

- When using Thunderbird in a browser like context, for rendering HTML e-mail or feeds, it may be affected by vulnerabilities also fixed in Firefox ESR 45.4. (MFSA 2016-86, boo#999701)

The following bugs were fixed in this release :

- Display name was truncated if no separating space before email address

- Recipient addresses were shown in wrong color in some circumstances

- Additional spaces were inserted when drafts were edited.

- Mail saved as template copied In-Reply-To and References from original email.

- Threading broken when editing message draft, due to loss of Message-ID

- 'Apply columns to...' did not honor special folders


Update the affected MozillaThunderbird packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94091

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1195.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/17

Modified: 2016/10/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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: 2016/10/14