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    Debian: DSA-3477-1: iceweasel security update

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    Holger Fuhrmannek discovered that missing input sanitising in the Graphite font rendering engine could result in the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3477-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    February 14, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : iceweasel
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1523
    
    Holger Fuhrmannek discovered that missing input sanitising in the
    Graphite font rendering engine could result in the execution of arbitrary
    code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
    in version 38.6.1esr-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 38.6.1esr-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 44.0-1.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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