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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2021-23993) (Multiple Advisories): thunderbird security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2021-23993) (Multiple Advisories): thunderbird security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/15/2021
Created
04/16/2021
Added
04/15/2021
Modified
11/23/2022

Description

An attacker may perform a DoS attack to prevent a user from sending encrypted email to a correspondent. If an attacker creates a crafted OpenPGP key with a subkey that has an invalid self signature, and the Thunderbird user imports the crafted key, then Thunderbird may try to use the invalid subkey, but the RNP library rejects it from being used, causing encryption to fail. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 78.9.1.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-thunderbird

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