Debian: DSA-2464-1: icedove security update

    Date03 May 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Icedove, an unbranded version of the Thunderbird mail/news client. CVE-2012-0467
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2464-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 02, 2012                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-0467 CVE-2012-0470 CVE-2012-0471 CVE-2012-0477 
                     CVE-2012-0479
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Icedove, an unbranded
    version of the Thunderbird mail/news client.
    
    CVE-2012-0467
    
       Bob Clary, Christian Holler, Brian Hackett, Bobby Holley, Gary
       Kwong, Hilary Hall, Honza Bambas, Jesse Ruderman, Julian Seward,
       and Olli Pettay discovered memory corruption bugs, which may lead
       to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2012-0470
    
       Atte Kettunen discovered that a memory corruption bug in
       gfxImageSurface may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2012-0471
    
       Anne van Kesteren discovered that incorrect multibyte octet
       decoding may lead to cross-site scripting.
    
    CVE-2012-0477
    
       Masato Kinugawa discovered that incorrect encoding of
       Korean and Chinese character sets may lead to cross-site scripting.
    
    CVE-2012-0479
    
       Jeroen van der Gun discovered a spoofing vulnerability in the
       presentation of Atom and RSS feeds over HTTPS.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.0.11-1+squeeze9.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your icedove 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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