RedHat: RHSA-2019-0159:01 Important: thunderbird security update

    Date24 Jan 2019
    CategoryRed Hat
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    An update for thunderbird is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
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                       Red Hat Security Advisory
    
    Synopsis:          Important: thunderbird security update
    Advisory ID:       RHSA-2019:0159-01
    Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    Advisory URL:      https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0159
    Issue date:        2019-01-24
    CVE Names:         CVE-2018-12405 CVE-2018-17466 CVE-2018-18492 
                       CVE-2018-18493 CVE-2018-18494 CVE-2018-18498 
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    1. Summary:
    
    An update for thunderbird is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
    
    Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
    of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
    which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
    from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
    
    2. Relevant releases/architectures:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
    
    3. Description:
    
    Mozilla Thunderbird is a standalone mail and newsgroup client.
    
    This update upgrades Thunderbird to version 60.4.0.
    
    Security Fix(es):
    
    * Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 64 and Firefox ESR 60.4
    (CVE-2018-12405)
    
    * chromium-browser, firefox: Memory corruption in Angle (CVE-2018-17466)
    
    * Mozilla: Use-after-free with select element (CVE-2018-18492)
    
    * Mozilla: Buffer overflow in accelerated 2D canvas with Skia
    (CVE-2018-18493)
    
    * Mozilla: Same-origin policy violation using location attribute and
    performance.getEntries to steal cross-origin URLs (CVE-2018-18494)
    
    * Mozilla: Integer overflow when calculating buffer sizes for images
    (CVE-2018-18498)
    
    For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
    score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in
    the References section.
    
    Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues.
    Upstream acknowledges Christian Holler, Diego Calleja, Andrew McCreight,
    Jon Coppeard, Natalia Csoregi, Nicolas B. Pierron, Tyson Smith, Nils, Atte
    Kettunen, James Lee of Kryptos Logic, and r as the original reporters.
    
    4. Solution:
    
    For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
    described in this advisory, refer to:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258
    
    All running instances of Thunderbird must be restarted for the update to
    take effect.
    
    5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
    
    1640102 - CVE-2018-17466 chromium-browser, firefox: Memory corruption in Angle
    1658397 - CVE-2018-12405 Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 64 and Firefox ESR 60.4
    1658399 - CVE-2018-18492 Mozilla: Use-after-free with select element
    1658400 - CVE-2018-18493 Mozilla: Buffer overflow in accelerated 2D canvas with Skia
    1658401 - CVE-2018-18494 Mozilla: Same-origin policy violation using location attribute and performance.getEntries to steal cross-origin URLs
    1658402 - CVE-2018-18498 Mozilla: Integer overflow when calculating buffer sizes for images
    
    6. Package List:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6):
    
    Source:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.src.rpm
    
    i386:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 6):
    
    Source:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.src.rpm
    
    i386:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    ppc64:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.ppc64.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.ppc64.rpm
    
    s390x:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.s390x.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.s390x.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6):
    
    Source:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.src.rpm
    
    i386:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    thunderbird-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    thunderbird-debuginfo-60.4.0-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
    
    These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
    details on how to verify the signature are available from
    https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/
    
    7. References:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12405
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17466
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18492
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18493
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18494
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18498
    https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important
    https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-31/
    
    8. Contact:
    
    The Red Hat security contact is . More contact
    details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
    
    Copyright 2019 Red Hat, Inc.
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