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    Debian: DSA-2296-1: iceweasel security update

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    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Iceweasel, a web browser based on Firefox. The included XULRunner library provides rendering services for several other applications included in Debian.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2296-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 17, 2011                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-0084 CVE-2011-2378 CVE-2011-2981 CVE-2011-2982 
                     CVE-2011-2983 CVE-2011-2984 
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Iceweasel, a web browser
    based on Firefox. The included XULRunner library provides rendering
    services for several other applications included in Debian.
    
    CVE-2011-0084
    
       "regenrecht" discovered that incorrect pointer handling in the SVG
       processing code could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2011-2378
    
       "regenrecht" discovered that incorrect memory management in DOM
       processing could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2011-2981
    
       "moz_bug_r_a_4" discovered a Chrome privilege escalation
       vulnerability in the event handler code.
    
    CVE-2011-2982
    
       Gary Kwong, Igor Bukanov, Nils and Bob Clary discovered memory
       corruption bugs, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2011-2983
    
       "shutdown" discovered an information leak in the handling of
       RegExp.input.
    
    CVE-2011-2984
    
       "moz_bug_r_a4" discovered a Chrome privilege escalation vulnerability.
    
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.0.19-13 of the xulrunner source package.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.16-9.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 6.0-1
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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