Debian: DSA-3264-1: icedove security update

    Date19 May 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors, buffer overflows and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code, privilege escalation or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3264-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 19, 2015                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-0797 CVE-2015-2708 CVE-2015-2710 CVE-2015-2713 
                     CVE-2015-2716
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of
    the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors,
    buffer overflows and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of
    arbitrary code, privilege escalation or denial of service.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
    in version 31.7.0-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 31.7.0-1~deb8u1.
    
    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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