Upstream information

CVE-2021-29956 at MITRE

Description

OpenPGP secret keys that were imported using Thunderbird version 78.8.1 up to version 78.10.1 were stored unencrypted on the user's local disk. The master password protection was inactive for those keys. Version 78.10.2 will restore the protection mechanism for newly imported keys, and will automatically protect keys that had been imported using affected Thunderbird versions. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 78.10.2.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 3.3
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low Low
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1186199 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Liberty Linux 7
  • thunderbird >= 78.11.0-1.el7_9
Patchnames:
RHSA-2021:2263
SUSE Liberty Linux 8
  • thunderbird >= 78.11.0-1.el8_4
Patchnames:
RHSA-2021:2264
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP2
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP2-2021-1854
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP3
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP3-2021-1854
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4 GA MozillaThunderbird-91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5 GA MozillaThunderbird-102.11.0-150200.8.116.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP4
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP4 GA MozillaThunderbird-91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP5
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP5 GA MozillaThunderbird-102.11.0-150200.8.116.1
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 78.10.2-8.27.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2021-1854
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA MozillaThunderbird-91.8.0-150200.8.65.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 91.1.1-1.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 91.1.1-1.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 91.1.1-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA MozillaThunderbird-91.1.1-1.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP4 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP5 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5 MozillaThunderbird Released
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 MozillaThunderbird Released
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Package Hub 15 SP3 MozillaThunderbird Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP1 MozillaThunderbird Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP2 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP3 MozillaThunderbird Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4 MozillaThunderbird Released


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Tue May 18 09:00:29 2021
CVE page last modified: Thu Feb 22 17:17:17 2024