Debian: DSA-2200-1: iceweasel security update

    Date23 Mar 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    This update for Iceweasel, a web browser based on Firefox, updates the certificate blacklist for several fraudulent HTTPS certificates. More details can be found in a blog posting by Jacob Appelbaum of the Tor project:
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2200-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 23, 2011                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    Vulnerability  : none in iceweasel
    Problem type   : none in iceweasel
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : not available
    
    This update for Iceweasel, a web browser based on Firefox, updates the
    certificate blacklist for several fraudulent HTTPS certificates. More 
    details can be found in a blog posting by Jacob Appelbaum of the Tor
    project:
    
    https://blog.torproject.org/category/tags/ssl-tls-ca-tor-certificates-torbrowser
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.0.19-9 of the xulrunner source package.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.16-6.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.18-1.
    
    For the experimental distribution, this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.0~rc2-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your iceweasel packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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