Debian: DSA-2924-1: icedove security update

    Date05 May 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client: Multiple memory safety errors, buffer overflows, missing permission checks, out of bound reads, use-after-frees and other implementation errors may lead to the
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2924-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 05, 2014                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1518 CVE-2014-1523 CVE-2014-1524 CVE-2014-1529 
                     CVE-2014-1530 CVE-2014-1531 CVE-2014-1532
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version
    of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client: Multiple memory safety
    errors, buffer overflows, missing permission checks, out of bound reads,
    use-after-frees and other implementation errors may lead to the
    execution of arbitrary code, privilege escalation, cross-site scripting
    or denial of service.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.5.0-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.5.0-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.5.0-1.
    
    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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