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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-17026): Thunderbird vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2019-17026): Thunderbird vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/09/2020
Created
01/14/2020
Added
01/10/2020
Modified
01/17/2020

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4241-1:

Multiple security issues were discovered in Thunderbird. If a user were

tricked in to opening a specially crafted website in a browsing context,

an attacker could potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service,

conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, or execute arbitrary code.

(CVE-2019-17005, CVE-2019-17008, CVE-2019-17010, CVE-2019-17011,

CVE-2019-17012, CVE-2019-17016, CVE-2019-17017, CVE-2019-17022,

CVE-2019-17024, CVE-2019-17026)

It was discovered that NSS incorrectly handled certain memory operations.

A remote attacker could potentially exploit this to cause a denial of

service, or execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2019-11745)

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox
  • ubuntu-upgrade-thunderbird

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox
  • ubuntu-upgrade-thunderbird

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