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Thunderbird vulnerabilities

Description

Various flaws were discovered in the JavaScript engine. If a user had JavaScript enabled and were tricked into opening a malicious email, an attacker could escalate privileges within Thunderbird, perform cross-site scripting attacks and/or execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges. (CVE-2008-1233, CVE-2008-1234, CVE-2008-1235) Several problems were discovered in Thunderbird which could lead to crashes and memory corruption. If a user had JavaScript enabled and were tricked into opening a malicious email, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges. (CVE-2008-1236, CVE-2008-1237)


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Ubuntu 8.04 thunderbird 2.0.0.14+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.8.04.1
Ubuntu 7.10 thunderbird 2.0.0.14+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.7.10.0
Ubuntu 7.04 mozilla-thunderbird 1.5.0.13+1.5.0.15~prepatch080417a-0ubuntu0.7.04.1
Ubuntu 6.06 mozilla-thunderbird 1.5.0.13+1.5.0.15~prepatch080417a-0ubuntu0.6.06.1

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