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A MozillaThunderbird security update has been released for openSUSE Leap 15.4/15.5 and SUSE Linux Enterprise.



SUSE-SU-2023:4016-1: critical: Security update for MozillaThunderbird


# Security update for MozillaThunderbird

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2023:4016-1
Rating: critical
References:

* #1210168
* #1215309
* #1215575
* #1215814

Cross-References:

* CVE-2023-5168
* CVE-2023-5169
* CVE-2023-5171
* CVE-2023-5174
* CVE-2023-5176
* CVE-2023-5217

CVSS scores:

* CVE-2023-5168 ( NVD ): 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
* CVE-2023-5169 ( NVD ): 6.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
* CVE-2023-5171 ( NVD ): 6.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
* CVE-2023-5174 ( NVD ): 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
* CVE-2023-5176 ( NVD ): 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
* CVE-2023-5217 ( SUSE ): 8.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
* CVE-2023-5217 ( NVD ): 8.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:

* openSUSE Leap 15.4
* openSUSE Leap 15.5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5
* SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
* SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
* SUSE Manager Server 4.3
* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP4
* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP5

An update that solves six vulnerabilities can now be installed.

## Description:

This update for MozillaThunderbird fixes the following issues:

Security fixes: \- CVE-2023-5217: Fixed a heap buffer overflow in libvpx.
(bsc#1215814) \- CVE-2023-5168: Out-of-bounds write in FilterNodeD2D1.
(bsc#1215575) \- CVE-2023-5169: Out-of-bounds write in PathOps. (bsc#1215575) \-
CVE-2023-5171: Use-after-free in Ion Compiler. (bsc#1215575) \- CVE-2023-5174:
Double-free in process spawning on Windows. (bsc#1215575) \- CVE-2023-5176:
Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 118, Firefox ESR 115.3, and Thunderbird
115.3. (bsc#1215575)

Other fixes:

* Mozilla Thunderbird 115.3.1
* fixed: In Unified Folders view, some folders had incorrect unified folder
parent (bmo#1852525)
* fixed: "Edit message as new" did not restore encrypted subject from selected
message (bmo#1788534)
* fixed: Importing some CalDAV calendars with yearly recurrence events caused
Thunderbird to freeze (bmo#1850732)
* fixed: Security fixes MFSA 2023-44 (bsc#1215814)
* CVE-2023-5217 (bmo#1855550) Heap buffer overflow in libvpx
* Mozilla Thunderbird 115.3
* fixed: Thunderbird could not import profiles with hostname ending in dot
(".") (bmo#1825374)
* fixed: Message header was occasionally missing in message preview
(bmo#1840943)
* fixed: Setting an existing folder's type flag did not add descendant folders
to the Unified Folders view (bmo#1848904)
* fixed: Thunderbird did not always delete all temporary mail files, sometimes
preventing messages from being sent (bmo#673703)
* fixed: Status bar in Message Compose window could not be hidden
(bmo#1806860)
* fixed: Message header was intermittently missing from message preview
(bmo#1840943)
* fixed: OAuth2 did not work on some profiles created in Thunderbird 102.6.1
or earlier (bmo#1814823)
* fixed: In Vertical View, decrypted subject lines were displayed as ellipsis
("...") in message list (bmo#1831764)
* fixed: Condensed address preference (mail.showCondensedAddresses) did not
show condensed addresses in message list (bmo#1831280)
* fixed: Spam folder could not be assigned non-ASCII names with IMAP UTF-8
enabled (bmo#1816332)
* fixed: Message header was not displayed until images finished loading,
causing noticeable delay for messages containing large images (bmo#1851871)
* fixed: Large SVG favicons did not display on RSS feeds (bmo#1853895)
* fixed: Context menu items did not display a hover background color
(bmo#1852732)
* fixed: Security fixes MFSA 2023-43 (bsc#1215575)
* CVE-2023-5168 (bmo#1846683) Out-of-bounds write in FilterNodeD2D1
* CVE-2023-5169 (bmo#1846685) Out-of-bounds write in PathOps
* CVE-2023-5171 (bmo#1851599) Use-after-free in Ion Compiler
* CVE-2023-5174 (bmo#1848454) Double-free in process spawning on Windows
* CVE-2023-5176 (bmo#1836353, bmo#1842674, bmo#1843824, bmo#1843962,
bmo#1848890, bmo#1850180, bmo#1850983, bmo#1851195) Memory safety bugs fixed
in Firefox 118, Firefox ESR 115.3, and Thunderbird 115.3
* Add patch mozilla-fix-broken-ffmpeg.patch to fix broken build with newer
binutils (bsc#1215309)
* Fix i586 build by reducing debug info to -g1. (bsc#1210168)
* Mozilla Thunderbird 115.2.3
* changed: Card view and vertical layout are now default for new profiles
(bmo#1849000)
* fixed: Go - Folder menu was disabled (bmo#1849919)
* fixed: "Tools" menu was blank when opened from compose window on macOS
(bmo#1848155)
* fixed: Deleting an attachment from a message on an IMAP server corrupted the
local copy when configured with "mark as deleted" (bmo#1135434)
* fixed: Manually entered passwords were not remembered for OAuth-
authenticated accounts such as Yahoo mail (bmo#1673446)
* fixed: Quick Filter's "Keep filters applied" did not persist after
restarting Thunderbird (bmo#1846880,bmo#1849221)
* fixed: Top-level Quick Filter settings did not persist after restart
(bmo#1849249)
* fixed: Notifications for new messages with non-ASCII characters in the
subject were garbled (bmo#1842384)
* fixed: "Mark Thread As Read" did not work when some messages in thread were
already read (bmo#1850850)
* fixed: New Groups tab in NNTP subscribe dialog id not work as expected
(bmo#1848366)
* fixed: Negative values were allowed in "Share for files larger than" field
(bmo#1850281)
* fixed: Thunderbird sometimes crashed when deleting a parent folder with
subfolders (bmo#1851293)
* fixed: "Send Message Error" appeared intermittently while Thunderbird was
idle (bmo#1801668)
* fixed: Focused but not selected messages were missing visual indication of
focus in card view (bmo#1844263)
* fixed: Notification dot did not disappear from taskbar icon on Windows after
messages had already been read (bmo#1824889)
* fixed: Multiple selected messages could not be opened simultaneously if
selection included more than 19 messages (bmo#1851563)
* fixed: Email replies received via BCC incorrectly populated From field with
default identity (bmo#1851512)
* fixed: User was not always notified of message send failures in outbox
(bmo#1851542)
* fixed: Tag dialog did not close properly after editing tag (bmo#1852414)
* fixed: Newsgroup field in compose window did not autocomplete with suggested
newsgroup names (bmo#1670457)
* fixed: Canceling newsgroup messages did not check if sender matched user's
own identity (bmo#1823274)
* fixed: Event dialog with several invitees expanded beyond screen height
(bmo#1848261)
* fixed: Message check boxes were partially obstructed in message list
(bmo#1850760)
* unresolved: Some folders missing from Unified Folders ()

## Patch Instructions:

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

* openSUSE Leap 15.4
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2023-4016=1

* openSUSE Leap 15.5
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2023-4016=1

* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP4
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-SP4-2023-4016=1

* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP5
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-SP5-2023-4016=1

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP4-2023-4016=1

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP5-2023-4016=1

## Package List:

* openSUSE Leap 15.4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* SUSE Package Hub 15 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4 (x86_64)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP5 (x86_64)
* MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-other-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-translations-common-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-debugsource-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1
* MozillaThunderbird-115.3.1-150200.8.133.1

## References:

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5168.html
* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5169.html
* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5171.html
* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5174.html
* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5176.html
* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-5217.html
* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1210168
* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1215309
* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1215575
* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1215814