Debian: DSA-2556-1: icedove security update

    Date07 Oct 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client. This includes several instances of use-after-free and buffer overflow
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2556-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                                Nico Golde
    October 07, 2012                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1970 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 were discovered in Icedove, Debian's version
    of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client.
    
    This includes several instances of use-after-free and buffer overflow
    issues.  The reported vulnerabilities could lead to the execution of
    arbitrary code, and additionally to the bypass of content-loading
    restrictions via the location object.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.0.11-1+squeeze13.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 10.0.7-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 10.0.7-1.
    
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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