ports/121189: mail/thunderbird needs updating to address security issues

Gary Palmer gpalmer at FreeBSD.org
Thu Feb 28 22:30:07 UTC 2008


>Number:         121189
>Category:       ports
>Synopsis:       mail/thunderbird needs updating to address security issues
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    freebsd-ports-bugs
>State:          open
>Quarter:        
>Keywords:       
>Date-Required:
>Class:          update
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Feb 28 22:30:07 UTC 2008
>Closed-Date:
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     Gary Palmer
>Release:        n/a
>Organization:
>Environment:
n/a
>Description:
The following security issues are fixed in Thunderbird 2.0.0.12

MFSA 2008-12  Heap buffer overflow in external MIME bodies
MFSA 2008-07 Possible information disclosure in BMP decoder
MFSA 2008-05 Directory traversal via chrome: URI
MFSA 2008-03 Privilege escalation, XSS, Remote Code Execution
MFSA 2008-01 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.8.1.12)
>How-To-Repeat:
cd /usr/ports/mail/thunderbird
grep DISTVERSION Makefile
>Fix:
Untested patch attached

>Release-Note:
>Audit-Trail:
>Unformatted:



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