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Ubuntu: New Thunderbird packages fix security vulnerabilities

Martin Barbella discovered an integer overflow in an XSLT node sorting routine, causing a denial of service. An integer overflow was discovered in Thunderbird causing a denial of service. Several flaws were discovered in the browser engine of Thunderbird, causing a denial of service. If was discovered that Thunderbird could be made to access freed memory, causing a denial of service. Updated packages are available from security.ubuntu.com.

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-943-1              July 06, 2010
thunderbird vulnerabilities
CVE-2010-1121, CVE-2010-1196, CVE-2010-1199, CVE-2010-1200,
CVE-2010-1201, CVE-2010-1202, CVE-2010-1203
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A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
 thunderbird                     3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1

After a standard system update you need to restart Thunderbird to make
all the necessary changes.

Details follow:

Martin Barbella discovered an integer overflow in an XSLT node sorting
routine. An attacker could exploit this to overflow a buffer and cause a
denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-1199)

An integer overflow was discovered in Thunderbird. If a user were tricked
into viewing malicious content, an attacker could overflow a buffer and
cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-1196)

Several flaws were discovered in the browser engine of Thunderbird. If a
user were tricked into viewing a malicious site, a remote attacker could
cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-1200, CVE-2010-1201,
CVE-2010-1202, CVE-2010-1203)

If was discovered that Thunderbird could be made to access freed memory. If
a user were tricked into viewing a malicious site, a remote attacker could
cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user invoking the program. (CVE-2010-1121)


Updated packages for Ubuntu 10.04:

 Source archives:

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1.diff.gz
     Size/MD5:    92823 0ca46ffd047f5f7cee484fff9e8af23b
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1.dsc
     Size/MD5:     2412 aca8b9b2dbfb307db4431919947a7937
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly.orig.tar.gz
     Size/MD5: 60882290 1a1a88e927a9a88bbe7ebcebf823dee8

 amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5: 64108820 3aa916caba6c99731e7d32be86288dc3
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dev_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:  5242210 4126c9df835aeb3a9c07843563006c68
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:   148928 0bcd99b6b523fac6b42dcbb7f24dff01
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:     9290 ad02f8df355f77c9b1add63163cbc788
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5: 11378952 1ea590db0e17e3a60463ac04d0515b80

 i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5: 64452942 eaec764f36f6c8f028a896b5392c3737
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dev_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:  5307796 dafaff64a67a27a702a6f865c14445ff
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:   148118 39c67bfe1a78134d37c8ae7aeec002bb
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:     9292 178054e4f82c37056f11ea499e37c4e2
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5: 10408506 c18e02729a25128e676165df459f969f

 powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5: 67079046 b99a348ef7df5d8ab2daa6995b3e9eed
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dev_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:  5238246 0f540c21b92bb8730631c8d048763890
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:   153294 6b87239a25c174184dd5681f4d90b30c
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:     9294 196d8ddb2fd3b1d9f987814f4008fc87
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5: 11260620 dab912c76ddc41ba98eaadbfb051aeb4

 sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5: 63631670 2b5550e2e5dbe85b9c5f3bd106e9043a
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-dev_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:  5216964 c22473ed591e05898a660d1b84a93e7a
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support-dbg_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:   144236 a583a67a7e172036d31350e393a12469
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird-gnome-support_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:     9296 3c1023ab76f0e7dad38055468fbf8911
   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/t/thunderbird/thunderbird_3.0.5+build2+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5: 10514780 30417d9d956648a4f15d645171edb401
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