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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201811-13 ] Mozilla Thunderbird: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Sat, 24 Nov 2018 20:03:44
Message-Id: 20181124195205.GC17300@monkey
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201811-13
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Mozilla Thunderbird: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: November 24, 2018
     Bugs: #651862, #656092, #660342, #669960, #670102
       ID: 201811-13

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Thunderbird, 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.

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

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  mail-client/thunderbird      < 60.3.0                  >= 60.3.0 
  2  mail-client/thunderbird-bin
                                  < 60.3.0                  >= 60.3.0 
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     2 affected packages

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

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

Impact
======

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial
of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or conduct
Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF).

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-60.3.0"

All Thunderbird binary users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=mail-client/thunderbird-bin-60.3.0"

References
==========

[  1 ] CVE-2017-16541
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-16541
[  2 ] CVE-2018-12359
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12359
[  3 ] CVE-2018-12360
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12360
[  4 ] CVE-2018-12361
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12361
[  5 ] CVE-2018-12362
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12362
[  6 ] CVE-2018-12363
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12363
[  7 ] CVE-2018-12364
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12364
[  8 ] CVE-2018-12365
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12365
[  9 ] CVE-2018-12366
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12366
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-12367
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12367
[ 11 ] CVE-2018-12371
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12371
[ 12 ] CVE-2018-12372
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12372
[ 13 ] CVE-2018-12373
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12373
[ 14 ] CVE-2018-12374
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12374
[ 15 ] CVE-2018-12376
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12376
[ 16 ] CVE-2018-12377
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12377
[ 17 ] CVE-2018-12378
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12378
[ 18 ] CVE-2018-12379
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12379
[ 19 ] CVE-2018-12383
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12383
[ 20 ] CVE-2018-12385
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12385
[ 21 ] CVE-2018-12389
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12389
[ 22 ] CVE-2018-12390
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12390
[ 23 ] CVE-2018-12391
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12391
[ 24 ] CVE-2018-12392
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12392
[ 25 ] CVE-2018-12393
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12393
[ 26 ] CVE-2018-5125
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5125
[ 27 ] CVE-2018-5127
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5127
[ 28 ] CVE-2018-5129
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5129
[ 29 ] CVE-2018-5144
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5144
[ 30 ] CVE-2018-5145
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5145
[ 31 ] CVE-2018-5146
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5146
[ 32 ] CVE-2018-5150
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5150
[ 33 ] CVE-2018-5154
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5154
[ 34 ] CVE-2018-5155
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5155
[ 35 ] CVE-2018-5156
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5156
[ 36 ] CVE-2018-5159
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5159
[ 37 ] CVE-2018-5161
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5161
[ 38 ] CVE-2018-5162
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5162
[ 39 ] CVE-2018-5168
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5168
[ 40 ] CVE-2018-5170
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5170
[ 41 ] CVE-2018-5178
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5178
[ 42 ] CVE-2018-5183
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5183
[ 43 ] CVE-2018-5184
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5184
[ 44 ] CVE-2018-5185
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5185
[ 45 ] CVE-2018-5187
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5187
[ 46 ] CVE-2018-5188
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5188

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

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

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-13

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 2018 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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