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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-9900) (Multiple Advisories): thunderbird security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-9900) (Multiple Advisories): thunderbird security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/15/2016
Modified
08/17/2018

Description

External resources that should be blocked when loaded by SVG images can bypass security restrictions through the use of "data:" URLs. This could allow for cross-domain data leakage. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 50.1, Firefox ESR < 45.6, and Thunderbird < 45.6.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-firefox
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-thunderbird

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