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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Mozilla Thunderbird Vendors:   Mozilla.org
Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1040123
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1040123
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-7829, CVE-2017-7845, CVE-2017-7846, CVE-2017-7847, CVE-2017-7848   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jan 8 2018
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of system information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Mozilla Thunderbird. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system. A remote user can spoof the sender's email address.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a buffer overflow in Direct 3D 9 with the ANGLE graphics library and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system [CVE-2017-7845]. Windows-based systems are affected.

A remote user can create specially crafted RSS content that, when viewed by the target user as a web site, will trigger a flaw in 'mailbox://' content processing and execute arbitrary JavaScript code on the target user's system [CVE-2017-7846].

A remote user can create specially crafted CSS in an RSS feed that, when loaded by the target user, will view potentially sensitive information in local path strings on the target system, which may contain username data [CVE-2017-7847].

A remote user can create specially crafted RSS fields to inject new lines into the message body [CVE-2017-7848].

A remote user can spoof the sender's email address via an encoded null character in the message header [CVE-2017-7829].

Omair, Sabri Haddouche, and cure53 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 obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

A remote user can spoof the sender's email address.

Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (52.5.2).

The vendor advisory is available at:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-30/

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-30/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Boundary error, Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Jan 8 2018 (Red Hat Issues Fix) Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
Red Hat has issued a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7.
Jan 8 2018 (Oracle Issues Fix for Oracle Linux) Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
Oracle has issued a fix for Oracle Linux 6 and 7.
Jan 8 2018 (CentOS Issues Fix) Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
CentOS has issued a fix for CentOS 7.
Jan 8 2018 (CentOS Issues Fix) Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
CentOS has issued a fix for CentOS 6.
Jan 30 2018 (Ubuntu Issues Fix) Mozilla Thunderbird Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Spoof Email Addresses, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code
Ubuntu has issued a fix for Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS, and 17.10.



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