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Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.x < 3.1.8 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High

Synopsis

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

Description

Versions of Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.x prior to 3.1.8 are affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple memory corruption issues exists which could lead to arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2011-01) - An input validation error exists int he class, 'ParanoidFragmentSink', which allows inline JavaScript and 'javascript:' URLs in a chrome document. Note that no unsafe usage occurs in Mozilla products, however community generated extensions could. (MFSA 2011-08) - A buffer overflow exist related to JPEG decoding and may lead to arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2011-09)

Solution

Upgrade to Thunderbird 3.1.8 or later.