Package : mozilla-thunderbird
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
CVE IDs : CVE-2006-2788 CVE-2006-4340 CVE-2006-4565 CVE-2006-4566
CVE-2006-4568 CVE-2006-4570 CVE-2006-4571
BugTraq ID : 20042
Several security related problems have been discovered in Mozilla and
derived products such as Mozilla Thunderbird. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following
Fernando Ribeiro discovered that a vulnerability in the getRawDER
functionallows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code.
Daniel Bleichenbacher recently described an implementation error
in RSA signature verification that cause the application to
incorrectly trust SSL certificates.
trigger a heap-based buffer overflow which allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code.
A vulnerability has been discovered that allows remote attackers
to bypass the security model and inject content into the sub-frame
of another site.
mail message is viewed, replied to, or forwarded.
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Firefox, Thunderbird and
SeaMonkey allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service,
corrupt memory, and possibly execute arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your Mozilla Thunderbird packages.
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.
If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given at the end of this advisory:
will update the internal database
will install corrected packages
You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.
Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge