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Debian: DSA-4209-1: thunderbird security update

Date 25 May 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
Multiple security issues have been found in Thunderbird, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code, denial of service or attacks on encrypted emails.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4209-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
May 25, 2018                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : thunderbird
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-5150 CVE-2018-5154 CVE-2018-5155 CVE-2018-5159 
                 CVE-2018-5161 CVE-2018-5162 CVE-2018-5168 CVE-2018-5170 
                 CVE-2018-5178 CVE-2018-5183 CVE-2018-5184 CVE-2018-5185

Multiple security issues have been found in Thunderbird, which may lead
to the execution of arbitrary code, denial of service or attacks on
encrypted emails.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 1:52.8.0-1~deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your thunderbird packages.

For the detailed security status of thunderbird please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/thunderbird

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

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