Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1262-1 thunderbird -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
29 Jan 2018
Affected Packages:
thunderbird
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 885157, Bug 885158, Bug 887766.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-5089, CVE-2018-5095, CVE-2018-5096, CVE-2018-5097, CVE-2018-5098, CVE-2018-5099, CVE-2018-5102, CVE-2018-5103, CVE-2018-5104, CVE-2018-5117.
More information:

Multiple security issues have been found in the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors, use after free, integer overflows and other implementation errors may lead to crashes or the execution of arbitrary code.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1:52.6.0-1~deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your thunderbird packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS