Mozilla Thunderbird 17.x < 17.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6822

Synopsis

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

Description

Versions of Mozilla Thunderbird 17.x prior to 17.0.6 are affected by the following vulnerabilites :

- Various memory safety issues exist. (CVE-2013-0801)
- It is possible to call a content level constructor that allows for the constructor to have chrome privileged access. (CVE-2013-1670)
- A local privilege escalation issues exists in the Mozilla Maintenance Service. (CVE-2013-1672)
- A use-after-free vulnerability exists when resizing video while playing. (CVE-2013-1674)
- Some 'DOMSVGZoomEvent' functions are used without being properly initialized which could lead to information disclosure. (CVE-2013-1675)
- Multiple memory corruption issues exist. (CVE-2013-1676, CVE-2013-1677, CVE-2013-1678, CVE-2013-1679, CVE-2013-1680, CVE-2013-1681)

Solution

Upgrade to Thunderbird 17.0.6 or later.

See Also

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-41.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-42.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-44.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-46.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-47.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-48.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6822

File Name: 6822.prm

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2013/05/15

Modified: 2016/03/17

Dependencies: 5558

Nessus ID: 66481, 66443, 66450, 66725

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0801, CVE-2013-1670, CVE-2013-1672, CVE-2013-1674, CVE-2013-1675, CVE-2013-1676, CVE-2013-1677, CVE-2013-1678, CVE-2013-1679, CVE-2013-1680, CVE-2013-1681

BID: 59855, 59858, 59859, 59860, 59861, 59862, 59863, 59864, 59865, 59868, 59872