Debian: DSA-3028-1: icedove security update

    Date17 Sep 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 and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3028-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 17, 2014                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-1562 CVE-2014-1567
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of
    the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client: Multiple memory safety 
    errors and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code 
    or denial of service.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 24.8.0-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    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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