Debian: DSA-3520-1: icedove security update

    Date18 Mar 2016
    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, integer overflows, buffer overflows and other implementation errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3520-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    	
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 18, 2016                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : icedove
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1950 CVE-2016-1954 CVE-2016-1957 CVE-2016-1960 
                     CVE-2016-1961 CVE-2016-1962 CVE-2016-1964 CVE-2016-1966
                     CVE-2016-1974 CVE-2016-1977 CVE-2016-2790 CVE-2016-2791
                     CVE-2016-2792 CVE-2016-2793 CVE-2016-2794 CVE-2016-2795
                     CVE-2016-2796 CVE-2016-2797 CVE-2016-2798 CVE-2016-2799
                     CVE-2016-2800 CVE-2016-2801 CVE-2016-2802
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of
    the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors,
    integer overflows, buffer overflows and other implementation errors may
    lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
    in version 38.7.0-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 38.7.0-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 38.7.0-1.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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