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Debian: DSA-2400-1: iceweasel security update

Date 02 Feb 2012
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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-2400-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
February 02, 2012                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : iceweasel
Vulnerability  : several
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-3670 CVE-2012-0442 CVE-2012-0444 CVE-2012-0449 

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-2011-3670

   Gregory Fleischer discovered that IPv6 URLs were incorrectly parsed, 
   resulting in potential information disclosure.

CVE-2012-0442

   Jesse Ruderman and Bob Clary discovered memory corruption bugs, which
   may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2012-0444

   "regenrecht" discovered that missing input sanisiting in the Ogg Vorbis
   parser may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2012-0449 

   Nicolas Gregoire and Aki Helin discovered that missing input 
   sanisiting in XSLT processing may lead to the execution of arbitrary
   code.

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 3.5.16-12.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 10.0-1.

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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