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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201904-07 ] Mozilla Thunderbird and Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 04:52:09
Message-Id: 20190402043345.GG29674@monkey
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201904-07
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Mozilla Thunderbird and Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: April 02, 2019
     Bugs: #676954, #678072, #681834, #681836
       ID: 201904-07

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Thunderbird and
Firefox, the worst of which could lead to the execution of arbitrary
code.

Background
==========

Mozilla Thunderbird is a popular open-source email client from the
Mozilla project.
Mozilla Firefox is a popular open-source web browser from the Mozilla
Project.

Affected packages
=================

    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  mail-client/thunderbird      < 60.6.1                  >= 60.6.1
  2  mail-client/thunderbird-bin
                                  < 60.6.1                  >= 60.6.1
  3  www-client/firefox           < 60.6.1                  >= 60.6.1
  4  www-client/firefox-bin       < 60.6.1                  >= 60.6.1
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     4 affected packages

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Thunderbird
and Firefox. Please review the referenced Mozilla Foundation Security
Advisories and CVE identifiers below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced Mozilla Foundation Security Advisories and
CVE identifiers below for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Thunderbird users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=mail-client/thunderbird-60.6.1"

All Thunderbird bin users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=mail-client/thunderbird-bin-60.6.1"

All Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-60.6.1"

All Firefox bin users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-bin-60.6.1"

References
==========

[  1 ] CVE-2016-5824
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-5824
[  2 ] CVE-2018-18335
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18335
[  3 ] CVE-2018-18356
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18356
[  4 ] CVE-2018-18500
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18500
[  5 ] CVE-2018-18501
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18501
[  6 ] CVE-2018-18505
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18505
[  7 ] CVE-2018-18506
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18506
[  8 ] CVE-2018-18509
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18509
[  9 ] CVE-2018-18512
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18512
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-18513
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18513
[ 11 ] CVE-2019-5785
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-5785
[ 12 ] CVE-2019-9788
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9788
[ 13 ] CVE-2019-9790
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9790
[ 14 ] CVE-2019-9791
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9791
[ 15 ] CVE-2019-9792
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9792
[ 16 ] CVE-2019-9793
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9793
[ 17 ] CVE-2019-9795
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9795
[ 18 ] CVE-2019-9796
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9796
[ 19 ] CVE-2019-9810
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9810
[ 20 ] CVE-2019-9813
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9813

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-07

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2019 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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