[SA20382] Thunderbird Multiple Vulnerabilities

2006-06-02T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:12945
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-06-02T00:00:00

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TITLE: Thunderbird Multiple Vulnerabilities

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA20382

VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/20382/

CRITICAL: Highly critical

IMPACT: Security Bypass, Cross Site Scripting, System access

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: Mozilla Thunderbird 0.x http://secunia.com/product/2637/ Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.x http://secunia.com/product/9735/ Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.x http://secunia.com/product/4652/

DESCRIPTION: Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Thunderbird, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions, conduct cross-site scripting and HTTP response smuggling attacks, and potentially compromise a user's system.

For more information, see vulnerabilities #1, #2, #3, #5, #6, #7, and

9 in:

SA20376

Successful exploitation of some of the vulnerabilities requires that JavaScript is enabled (not enabled by default).

The following vulnerability has also been reported:

The vulnerability is caused due to a double-free error within the processing of large VCards with invalid base64 characters. This may be exploited to execute arbitrary code.

SOLUTION: Update to version 1.5.0.4. http://www.mozilla.com/thunderbird/

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Masatoshi Kimura

ORIGINAL ADVISORY: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-40.html

OTHER REFERENCES: SA20376: http://secunia.com/advisories/20376/


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