Slackware 14.1 / 14.2 / current : mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2016-336-02)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95443


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.


Update the affected mozilla-thunderbird package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95443

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-336-02.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/01

Modified: 2017/09/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:mozilla-thunderbird, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/01

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Firefox nsSMILTimeContainer::NotifyTimeChange() RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9079

SSA: 2016-336-02