Debian: DSA-2858-1: iceweasel security update

    Date10 Feb 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues have been found in Iceweasel, Debian's version of the Mozilla Firefox web browser: Multiple memory safety errors, use-after-frees, too-verbose error messages and missing permission checks may lead to the execution of arbitrary code, the bypass of security
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2858-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    February 10, 2014                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    Vulnerability  : several
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1477 CVE-2014-1479 CVE-2014-1481 CVE-2014-1482 
                     CVE-2014-1486 CVE-2014-1487 CVE-2014-1490 CVE-2014-1491
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in Iceweasel, Debian's version
    of the Mozilla Firefox web browser: Multiple memory safety errors, 
    use-after-frees, too-verbose error messages and missing permission checks
    may lead to the execution of arbitrary code, the bypass of security 
    checks or information disclosure. This update also addresses security 
    issues in the bundled version of the NSS crypto library.
    
    This update updates Iceweasel to the ESR24 series of Firefox.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.3.0esr-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.3.0esr-1.
    
    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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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