[manjaro-security] [arch-security] [ASA-201612-2] thunderbird: arbitrary code execution
santiago at archlinux.org
Thu Dec 1 20:22:51 CET 2016
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201612-2
Date : 2016-12-01
CVE-ID : CVE-2016-9079
Package : thunderbird
Type : arbitrary code execution
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package thunderbird before version 45.5.1-1 is vulnerable to
arbitrary code execution.
Upgrade to 45.5.1-1.
# pacman -Syu "thunderbird>=45.5.1-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 45.5.1.
A use-after-free vulnerability has been discovered in the SVG Animation
component of Firefox, leading to arbitrary code execution.
A remote attacker is able to execute arbitrary code by embedding a
crafted SVG image in content displayed by Thunderbird.
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