Mozilla Thunderbird < 2.0.0.8 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4256

Synopsis

The remote host has an email client installed that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Mozilla Thunderbird prior to 2.0.0.8 suffer from a number of flaws that could lead to an attacker corrupting memory and possibly executing arbitrary code. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to convince a Thunderbird user to open an HTML email.

Solution

Upgrade to Thunderbird 2.0.0.8 or higher.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/security

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4256

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2007/10/19

Modified: 2016/03/17

Dependencies: 5558

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5334, CVE-2007-5339, CVE-2007-5340, CVE-2007-5338, CVE-2007-5337

BID: 26132