MyCERT Advisories

MyCERT Advisories, Alerts and Summaries for the year 2017

MA-668.062017: MyCERT Advisory - Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Thunderbird

Date first published: 20/6/2017

1.0 Introduction
Mozilla has released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Thunderbird.

2.0 Impact
A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

3.0 Affected Products
The detail list of the Mozilla product updates is as below:
  • Thunderbird prior to version 52.2 

4.0 Recommendation
MyCERT highly recommended users of these applications to upgrade to the latest version of the affected products. Kindly refer to the information provided at the below URL: 


Generally, MyCERT advises the users of this software to be updated with the latest security announcements by the vendor and follow best practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.

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5.0 References