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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-28427: Important: thunderbird security update (ALSA-2023-1809)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-28427: Important: thunderbird security update (ALSA-2023-1809)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/28/2023
Created
05/05/2023
Added
04/21/2023
Modified
04/22/2024

Description

matrix-js-sdk is a Matrix messaging protocol Client-Server SDK for JavaScript. In versions prior to 24.0.0 events sent with special strings in key places can temporarily disrupt or impede the matrix-js-sdk from functioning properly, potentially impacting the consumer's ability to process data safely. Note that the matrix-js-sdk can appear to be operating normally but be excluding or corrupting runtime data presented to the consumer. This vulnerability is distinct from GHSA-rfv9-x7hh-xc32 which covers a similar issue. The issue has been patched in matrix-js-sdk 24.0.0 and users are advised to upgrade. There are no known workarounds for this vulnerability.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-thunderbird

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