Mozilla Thunderbird < 2.0.0.14 Multiple Vulnerabilities

2008-05-06T00:00:00
ID MOZILLA_THUNDERBIRD_20014.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-06-02T00:00:00

Description

The installed version of Thunderbird is affected by various security issues :

  • A series of vulnerabilities exist that allow for JavaScript privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution.

  • Several stability bugs exist leading to crashes which, in some cases, show traces of memory corruption.

                                        
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# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
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include("compat.inc");


if (description)
{
  script_id(32134);
  script_version("1.13");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-1233", "CVE-2008-1234", "CVE-2008-1235",
                "CVE-2008-1236", "CVE-2008-1237");

  script_name(english:"Mozilla Thunderbird < 2.0.0.14 Multiple Vulnerabilities");
  script_summary(english:"Checks version of Thunderbird");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"The remote Windows host contains a mail client that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities."  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The installed version of Thunderbird is affected by various security
issues :

  - A series of vulnerabilities exist that allow for
    JavaScript privilege escalation and arbitrary code
    execution.

  - Several stability bugs exist leading to crashes which,
    in some cases, show traces of memory corruption.");
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2008-14/"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2008-15/"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution",
    value:"Upgrade to Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 or later."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_cwe_id(79, 94, 399);
 script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value: "2008/05/06");
 script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value: "2008/03/25");

 script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/08/10 18:07:08");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"Windows");
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_dependencies("mozilla_org_installed.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Mozilla/Thunderbird/Version");
  exit(0);
}

include("mozilla_version.inc");
port = get_kb_item_or_exit("SMB/transport");

installs = get_kb_list("SMB/Mozilla/Thunderbird/*");
if (isnull(installs)) audit(AUDIT_NOT_INST, "Thunderbird");

mozilla_check_version(installs:installs, product:'thunderbird', esr:FALSE, fix:'2.0.0.14', severity:SECURITY_HOLE);