|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2005:094|
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Thunderbird is a standalone mail and newsgroup client.
A bug was found in the way Thunderbird handled cookies when loading content
over HTTP regardless of the user's preference. It is possible that a
particular user could be tracked through the use of malicious mail messages
which load content over HTTP. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures
project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2005-0149 to this issue.
Users of Thunderbird are advised to upgrade to this updated package,
which contains Thunderbird version 1.0 and is not vulnerable to this issue.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Risk factor : Medium
BugTraq ID: 12407|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-0149
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2006:022 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: mozilla-cookie-policy-bypass(19172)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2005 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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