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MFSA2017-17 Thunderbird: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Thunderbird 52.2 (CVE-2017-5470)

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MFSA2017-17 Thunderbird: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Thunderbird 52.2 (CVE-2017-5470)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/14/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/15/2017
Modified
08/06/2018

Description

Memory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 53 and Firefox ESR 52.1. Some of these bugs showed evidence of memory corruption and we presume that with enough effort that some of these could be exploited to run arbitrary code. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 54, Firefox ESR < 52.2, and Thunderbird < 52.2.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-thunderbird-upgrade-52_2

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