Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Vulnerabilities-01 September14 (Mac OS X)

Published: 2014-09-05 14:45:31
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is installed with Mozilla Thunderbird and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exist due to, - A use-after-free error when setting text directionality. - An unspecified error.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers to disclose potentially sensitive information and compromise a user's system.

Affected Versions:
Mozilla Thunderbird 24.x before 24.8 and 31.x before 31.1 on Mac OS X

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Mozilla Thunderbird version 24.8 or 31.1 or later.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-1562
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-1567

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69519
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69520

References:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-67.html
https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-72.html
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/thunderbird

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2014-09-05
Modified
2018-10-19
Category
General

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