Debian: DSA-2341-1: iceweasel security update

    Date09 Nov 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    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-2341-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 09, 2011                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-3647 CVE-2011-3648 CVE-2011-3650 
    
    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-2011-3647
    
       "moz_bug_r_a4" discovered a privilege escalation vulnerability in
       addon handling.    
    
    CVE-2011-3648
    
       Yosuke Hasegawa discovered that incorrect handling of Shift-JIS 
       encodings could lead to cross-site scripting.
    
    CVE-2011-3650
    
       Marc Schoenefeld discovered that profiling the Javascript code
       could lead to memory corruption.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.0.19-15 of the xulrunner source package.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.16-11.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 8.0-1.
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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