Mozilla Thunderbird JavaScript Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2017-7846)

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Mozilla Thunderbird JavaScript Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2017-7846)
Mozilla Thunderbird JavaScript Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2017-7846)

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Affected Systems:

Mozilla Thunderbird <52.5.2


Bugtraq id: 102258
CVE (CAN) ID: CVE-2017-7846

Thunderbird is a mail client tool that supports IMAP and POP3.

In versions earlier than Thunderbird 52.5.2, a security vulnerability exists in parsing RSS feeds. Attackers can exploit this vulnerability to bypass security restrictions, perform unauthorized operations, and obtain sensitive information.

<* Source: Cure53


Vendor patch:

The vendor has released a patch to fix this security problem. Please download it from the vendor's homepage:


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