Recommended update for MozillaThunderbird

SUSE Security Update: Recommended update for MozillaThunderbird
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2912-1
Rating: important
References: #1149126 #1149429 #1151186 #1152778 #1153879 #1154738
Cross-References: CVE-2019-11757 CVE-2019-11758 CVE-2019-11759 CVE-2019-11760 CVE-2019-11761 CVE-2019-11762 CVE-2019-11763 CVE-2019-11764 CVE-2019-15903
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15

An update that fixes 9 vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for MozillaThunderbird to version 68.2.1 provides the following fixes:

  • Security issues fixed (bsc#1154738): * CVE-2019-15903: Fixed a heap overflow in the expat library (bsc#1149429). * CVE-2019-11757: Fixed a use-after-free when creating index updates in IndexedDB (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11758: Fixed a potentially exploitable crash due to 360 Total Security (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11759: Fixed a stack buffer overflow in HKDF output (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11760: Fixed a stack buffer overflow in WebRTC networking (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11761: Fixed an unintended access to a privileged JSONView object (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11762: Fixed a same-origin-property violation (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11763: Fixed an XSS bypass (bsc#1154738). * CVE-2019-11764: Fixed several memory safety bugs (bsc#1154738).

Other fixes (bsc#1153879): * Some attachments couldn't be opened in messages originating from MS Outlook 2016. * Address book import from CSV. * Performance problem in message body search. * Ctrl+Enter to send a message would open an attachment if the attachment pane had focus. * Calendar: Issues with "Today Pane" start-up. * Calendar: Glitches with custom repeat and reminder number input. * Calendar: Problems with WCAP provider. * A language for the user interface can now be chosen in the advanced settings * Fixed an issue with Google authentication (OAuth2) * Fixed an issue where selected or unread messages were not shown in the correct color in the thread pane under some circumstances * Fixed an issue where when using a language pack, names of standard folders were not localized (bsc#1149126) * Fixed an issue where the address book default startup directory in preferences panel not persisted * Fixed various visual glitches * Fixed issues with the chat * Fixed building with rust >= 1.38. * Fixrd LTO build without PGO. * Removed kde.js since disabling instantApply breaks extensions and is now obsolete with the move to HTML views for preferences. (bsc#1151186) * Updated create-tar.sh. (bsc#1152778) * Deactivated the crashreporter for the last remaining arch.

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP1-2019-2912=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-2019-2912=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • MozillaThunderbird-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-68.2.1-3.58.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 (x86_64):
    • MozillaThunderbird-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-68.2.1-3.58.1
    • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-68.2.1-3.58.1

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