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    Debian: DSA-2528-1: icedove security update

    Date 14 Aug 2012
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client. CVE-2012-1948
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2528-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    August 14, 2012                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1948 CVE-2012-1950 CVE-2012-1954 CVE-2012-1967
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Icedove, Debian's version
    of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client.
    
    CVE-2012-1948
    	Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine
    	were fixed.
    
    CVE-2012-1950
    	The underlying browser engine allows address bar spoofing 
    	through drag-and-drop.
    
    CVE-2012-1954
    	A use-after-free vulnerability in the nsDocument::AdoptNode
    	function allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
    	(heap memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2012-1967
    	An error in the implementation of the Javascript sandbox
    	allows execution of Javascript code with improper privileges
    	using javascript: URLs.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed
    in version 3.0.11-1+squeeze12.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution
    (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 10.0.6-1.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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