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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2020-12397: Security patch for thunderbird (ALAS-2020-1429)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2020-12397: Security patch for thunderbird (ALAS-2020-1429)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
05/22/2020
Created
05/22/2020
Added
05/22/2020
Modified
05/28/2020

Description

By encoding Unicode whitespace characters within the From email header, an attacker can spoof the sender email address that Thunderbird displays. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 68.8.0.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-thunderbird
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-thunderbird-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-thunderbird
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-thunderbird-debuginfo

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