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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Mozilla Thunderbird Vendors:   Mozilla.org
(CentOS Issues Fix for Mozilla Thunderbird) Mozilla Firefox Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code, Bypass Security Restrictions, Determine File Paths, and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036934
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1036934
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-5257   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 4 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via network, Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. A remote user can cause the target application to crash. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system. Mozilla Thunderbird is affected.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

A heap overflow may occur in nsCaseTransformTextRunFactory::TransformString() [CVE-2016-5270].

An invalid cast may occur in nsImageGeometryMixin() [CVE-2016-5272].

A use-after-free memory error may occur in mozilla::a11y::DocAccessible::ProcessInvalidationList() [CVE-2016-5276].

A use-after-free memory error may occur in nsFrameManager::CaptureFrameState() [CVE-2016-5274].

A use-after-free memory error may occur in nsRefreshDriver::Tick() [CVE-2016-5277].

A buffer overflow may occur in mozilla::gfx::FilterSupport::ComputeSourceNeededRegions() [CVE-2016-5275].

A buffer overflow may occur in nsBMPEncoder::AddImageFrame() [CVE-2016-5278].

A use-after-free memory error may occur in mozilla::nsTextNodeDirectionalityMap::RemoveElementFromMap() [CVE-2016-5280].

A use-after-free memory error may occur in DOMSVGLength() [CVE-2016-5281].

Various other errors may occur [CVE-2016-5256, CVE-2016-5257].

A remote user can cause the target user's application to crash.

An out-of-bounds memory read error may occur in mozilla::net::IsValidReferrerPolicy() [CVE-2016-2827].

An error may occur in mozilla::a11y::HyperTextAccessible::GetChildOffset() [CVE-2016-5273].

A remote user can view potentially sensitive information on the target system.

An out-of-bounds read error may occur in PropertyProvider::GetSpacingInternal() [CVE-2016-5271].

A full path disclosure may occur after a drag and drop operation [CVE-2016-5279].

A favicon can be loaded via non-whiletlisted protocols [CVE-2016-5282].

A cross-origin 'iframe src' tag fragment timing attack may disclose data [CVE-2016-5283].

Certificate pinning for add-on updates is not effective [CVE-2016-5284]. A remote user with an incorrectly issued certificate for a Mozilla web site can send arbitrary add-on updates to the target user. Users that have installed add-ons are affected.

Atte Kettunen, Abhishek Arya, Nils, Rafael Gieschke, Mei Wang, Brian Carpenter, Richard Newman, Gavin Sharp, Ryan Duff, Christoph Diehl, Christian Holler, Gary Kwong, Nathan Froyd, Honza Bambas, Seth Fowler, Michael Smith, Andrew McCreight, Dan Minor, Byron Campen, Jon Coppeard, Steve Fink, Tyson Smith, Philipp, and Carsten Book reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

A remote user can cause the target application to crash.

A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

Solution:   CentOS has issued a fix for CVE-2016-5257 for Mozilla Thunderbird.

i386:
ca033ccd5ee9481912176ed85e89550e6eb8dd1a69d7114d4551d693bf712c64 thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el5.centos.i386.rpm

x86_64:
fa88d0b434c19b32328932486956885d9c3e9a33887d920b72766aa2f13d2eb4 thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el5.centos.x86_64.rpm

Source:
828a8cf2f6237a9069002e51d55639df5adb7d1a2483decea83d02b9bc4a16e2 thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el5.centos.src.rpm

i386:
ccc6667913354f615a25b8d6054f25a0812768610144ae83427bb05c8c5865bd thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el6.centos.i686.rpm

x86_64:
ca8edbed30392c408ea585f72829f07d0158efe79a08cbe83afd917f6fe2340a thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el6.centos.x86_64.rpm

Source:
549ab1e597ef65e586984fe20636ab34034fff220d29030b798cabe66dc238e4 thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el6.centos.src.rpm

x86_64:
41b3e1b5237659bf4393463855d949ef6616a007bb2a2d93c4bd880aa2c05a1d thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm

Source:
da01e24e9c16a1bd2b94117f84b66cf158c9b9b0e2802fc3d3f27c7e1c6f8325 thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el7.centos.src.rpm

Cause:   Access control error, Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (CentOS)
Underlying OS Comments:  5, 6, 7

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Sep 21 2016 Mozilla Firefox Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code, Bypass Security Restrictions, Determine File Paths, and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information



 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [CentOS-announce] CESA-2016:1985 Important CentOS 7 thunderbird Security Update


CentOS Errata and Security Advisory 2016:1985 Important

Upstream details at : https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1985.html

The following updated files have been uploaded and are currently 
syncing to the mirrors: ( sha256sum Filename ) 

x86_64:
41b3e1b5237659bf4393463855d949ef6616a007bb2a2d93c4bd880aa2c05a1d  thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm

Source:
da01e24e9c16a1bd2b94117f84b66cf158c9b9b0e2802fc3d3f27c7e1c6f8325  thunderbird-45.4.0-1.el7.centos.src.rpm



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