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Debian: DSA-3730-1: icedove security update

Date 11 Dec 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors, same-origin policy bypass issues, integer overflows, buffer overflows and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3730-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
December 11, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : icedove
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5290 CVE-2016-5291 CVE-2016-5296 CVE-2016-5297
                 CVE-2016-9066 CVE-2016-9074 CVE-2016-9079

Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of
the Mozilla Thunderbird mail client: Multiple memory safety errors,
same-origin policy bypass issues, integer overflows, buffer overflows
and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or
denial of service.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 1:45.5.1-1~deb8u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 1:45.5.1-1 or earlier.

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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