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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.840896
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu Update for thunderbird USN-1367-3
Summary:Ubuntu Update for Linux kernel vulnerabilities USN-1367-3
Description:Summary:
Ubuntu Update for Linux kernel vulnerabilities USN-1367-3

Vulnerability Insight:
USN-1367-1 fixed vulnerabilities in libpng. This provides the corresponding
update for Thunderbird.

Original advisory details:

Jueri Aedla discovered that libpng did not properly verify the size used
when allocating memory during chunk decompression. If a user or automated
system using libpng were tricked into opening a specially crafted image,
an attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service or execute
code with the privileges of the user invoking the program. (CVE-2011-3026)

Affected Software/OS:
thunderbird on Ubuntu 11.04,
Ubuntu 10.10,
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:
6.8

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-3026
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00004.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201206-15.xml
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15032
http://secunia.com/advisories/48016
http://secunia.com/advisories/48110
http://secunia.com/advisories/49660
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2012:0303 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00023.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2012:0297 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00020.html
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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