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MDKSA-2006:052: mozilla-thunderbird

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the mozilla-thunderbird package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:052 (mozilla-thunderbird).



The WYSIWYG rendering engine in Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 and earlier permits
user-complicit attackers to bypass javascript security settings and obtain
sensitive information or cause a crash via an e-mail containing a javascript
URI in the SRC attribute of an IFRAME tag, which is executed when the user
edits the e-mail. Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:052
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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