Debian: DSA-2553-1: iceweasel security update

    Date 24 Sep 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-2553-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 24, 2012                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1970 CVE-2012-1972 CVE-2012-1973 CVE-2012-1974 
                     CVE-2012-1975 CVE-2012-1976 CVE-2012-3959 CVE-2012-3962 
                     CVE-2012-3969 CVE-2012-3972 CVE-2012-3978
    
    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.
    
    The reported vulnerabilities could lead to the execution of arbitrary
    code or the bypass of content-loading restrictions via the location
    object.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
    version 3.5.16-18.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 10.0.7esr-2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 10.0.7esr-2.
    
    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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