Debian: DSA-2499-1: icedove security update

    Date24 Jun 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in icedove, the Debian version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail/news client. There were miscellaneous memory safety hazards (CVE-2012-1937, CVE-2012-1939) and a use-after-free issues (CVE-2012-1940).
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2499-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    June 24, 2012                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1937 CVE-2012-1939 CVE-2012-1940
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in icedove, the Debian
    version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail/news client.  There were
    miscellaneous memory safety hazards (CVE-2012-1937, CVE-2012-1939) and
    a use-after-free issues (CVE-2012-1940).
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed
    in version 3.0.11-1+squeeze11.
    
    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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