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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0976

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2008:0976.

Mozilla Thunderbird is a standalone mail and newsgroup client.

Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed HTML mail content.
An HTML mail message containing malicious content could cause Thunderbird
to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running
Thunderbird. (CVE-2008-5014, CVE-2008-5016, CVE-2008-5017, CVE-2008-5018,

Several flaws were found in the way malformed HTML mail content was
processed. An HTML mail message containing specially-crafted content could
potentially trick a Thunderbird user into surrendering sensitive
information. (CVE-2008-5012, CVE-2008-5022, CVE-2008-5024)

All Thunderbird users should upgrade to these updated packages, which
resolve these issues.

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 : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5014
BugTraq ID: 32281
Cert/CC Advisory: TA08-319A
Debian Security Information: DSA-1669 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1671 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1696 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1697 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2008:055 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5016,453406,458637,444864,452157,449111,444260,457375,433429,443528,430394
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5017
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5018
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5021
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5012
BugTraq ID: 32351
Bugtraq: 20081118 Firefox cross-domain image theft (CESA-2008-009) (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5022
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5024
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