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507812: CVE-2009-2210 Thunderbird mail crash

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Thunderbird before and SeaMonkey before 1.1.17 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a multipart/alternative e-mail message containing a text/enhanced part that triggers access to an incorrect object type.

Find out more about CVE-2009-2210 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:1126 2009-06-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1134 2009-06-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1134 2009-06-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:1125 2009-06-25
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:1126 2009-06-25
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