05 September 2007
Protect yourself against future threats.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2007.0195 -- [HP-UX] HP-UX Running Thunderbird, Remote Unauthorized Access or Elevation of Privileges or Denial of Service (DoS) 5 September 2007 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Thunderbird versions prior to 22.214.171.124 Operating System: HP-UX Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands Increased Privileges Denial of Service Access: Remote/Unauthenticated CVE Names: CVE-2006-6497 CVE-2006-6501 CVE-2006-6502 CVE-2006-6503 CVE-2006-6505 Ref: AL-2006.0127 ESB-2006.0687 Comment: This revised bulletin indicates that Thunderbird has been upgraded to version 126.96.36.199 from 188.8.131.52 as stated below. Administrators should be aware that this release may not include fixes for vulnerabilities patched in Thunderbird version 184.108.40.206: http://www.auscert.org.au/7122 Revision History: September 5 2007: Updated HP-UX versions March 26 2007: Initial Release - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- - -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN Document ID: c00774579 Version: 3 HPSBUX02156 SSRT061236 rev.3 - HP-UX Running Thunderbird, Remote Unauthorized Access or Elevation of Privileges or Denial of Service (DoS) NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible. Release Date: 2006-09-20 Last Updated: 2007-08-27 Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized access, elevation of privileges, Denial of Service (DoS) Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team VULNERABILITY SUMMARY Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in Thunderbird running on HP-UX. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely resulting in unauthorized access, elevation of privileges, or Denial of Service (DoS). References: ->Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory (MFSA) 2006-74, 2006-73, 2006-72, 2006-71, 2006-70, 2006-69, 2006-68, 2006-67, 2006-66, 2006-65, 2006-64, 2006-63, 2006-60, 2006-59, 2006-58, 2006-57, 2006-55, 2006-54, 2006-53, 2006-52, 2006-51, 2006-50, 2006-49, 2006-48, 2006-47, 2006-46, 2006-44, 2006-42, 2006-40, 2006-38, 2006-37, 2006-35, 2006-33, 2006-32, 2006-31, 2006-28, 2006-27, 2006-26, 2006-25, 2006-24, 2006-22, 2006-21, 2006-20, 2006-08, 2006-07, 2006-06, 2006-05, 2006-04, 2006-02, 2006-01. SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed. - - ->Thunderbird prior to version 220.127.116.11 running on HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, and B.11.31. BACKGROUND For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: email@example.com For further information please refer to: http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html AFFECTED VERSIONS HP-UX B.11.11 HP-UX B.11.23 - - ->HP-UX B.11.31 ============ Tbird.TBIRD-COM action: install revision 18.104.22.168 or subsequent URL: ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/thunderbird/releases/22.214.171.124/contrib/ END AFFECTED VERSIONS RESOLUTION HP has made preliminary versions of Thunderbird 126.96.36.199 available to resolve the issue. These preliminary versions have received minimal testing and are localized for English only. The preliminary versions are available for download from the following url: ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/thunderbird/releases/188.8.131.52/contrib/ - - ->For HP-UX B.11.23 and B.11.31 (IA): thunderbird_184.108.40.206_ia.depot.gz thunderbird_220.127.116.11_ia.depot.gz.readme - - ->For HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, and B.11.31 (PA): thunderbird_18.104.22.168_pa.depot.gz thunderbird_22.214.171.124_pa.depot.gz.readme This security bulletin will be revised when fully tested and localized versions of Thunderbird 126.96.36.199 or subsequent for HP-UX are available. The most recent fully tested and localized Thunderbird (version 188.8.131.52) is available here: http://www.hp.com/products1/unix/java/firefox/index.html Thunderbird version 184.108.40.206 does not resolve the following: Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory (MFSA) 2006-74, 2006-73, 2006-72, 2006-71, 2006-70, 2006-69, 2006-68. These are resolved in Thunderbird version 220.127.116.11. MANUAL ACTION: Yes - Update install revision 18.104.22.168 or subsequent PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all HP-issued Security Bulletins and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more information see https://www.hp.com/go/swa HISTORY Version:1 (rev.1) - 20 September 2006 Initial release Version:2 (rev.2) - 05 March 2007 preliminary Thunderbird 22.214.171.124 available Version:3 (rev.3) - 27 August 2007 added HP-UX B.11.31 Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy. Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support channel. Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported product, send Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org It is strongly recommended that security related information being communicated to HP be encrypted using PGP, especially exploit information. To get the security-alert PGP key, please send an e-mail message as follows: To: email@example.com Subject: get key Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security Bulletins via Email: http://h30046.www3.hp.com/driverAlertProfile.php?regioncode=NA&langcode=USENG&jumpid=in_SC-GEN__driverITRC&topiccode=ITRC On the web page: ITRC security bulletins and patch sign-up Under Step1: your ITRC security bulletins and patches -check ALL categories for which alerts are required and continue. Under Step2: your ITRC operating systems -verify your operating system selections are checked and save. To update an existing subscription: http://h30046.www3.hp.com/subSignIn.php Log in on the web page: Subscriber's choice for Business: sign-in. On the web page: Subscriber's Choice: your profile summary - use Edit Profile to update appropriate sections. To review previously published Security Bulletins visit: http://www.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/secBullArchive.do * The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the Bulletin number in the title: GN = HP General SW MA = HP Management Agents MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW MP = HP MPE/iX NS = HP NonStop Servers OV = HP OpenVMS PI = HP Printing & Imaging ST = HP Storage SW TL = HP Trusted Linux TU = HP Tru64 UNIX UX = HP-UX VV = HP VirtualVault System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions. "HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement." ©Copyright 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for incidental,special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost profits;damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The information in this document is subject to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States and other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. - -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: PGP 8.1 iQA/AwUBRtRxJ+AfOvwtKn1ZEQIkdwCg4voqlq7qp5v4NvJzpSJSIveXcbMAn25l RkXwfLs2w78Eh8p6+ZWmFFzb =+h9k - -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?cid=1980 If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT Incident Reporting Form at: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=3192 =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: email@example.com Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQCVAwUBRt4NGCh9+71yA2DNAQJbjQP+LwqyWzhKlpnb/4Z50FTOaQoI7Um69aLg 4GaPSqHKBMd63abP85QRpzOSNQTTMTrMGBzznoxLfL7Bu5nc1DWZK0iZSU3k69nz bvT/dSL+NJbUm4g4lT+i3ugicCNqPeSqbBOWBbl9454XyzQd1RPMFGjPHNd6pG2i nD3XiTcwo54= =RH9K -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----