Debian: DSA-3734-1: firefox-esr security update

    Date14 Dec 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web browser: Multiple memory safety errors, buffer overflows and other implementation errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or information leaks.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3734-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 14, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : firefox-esr
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-9893 CVE-2016-9895 CVE-2016-9897 CVE-2016-9898 
                     CVE-2016-9899 CVE-2016-9900 CVE-2016-9901 CVE-2016-9902
                     CVE-2016-9904 CVE-2016-9905
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web
    browser: Multiple memory safety errors, buffer overflows and other
    implementation errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or
    information leaks.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 45.6.0esr-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 45.6.0esr-1 of firefox-esr and version 50.1.0-1 of firefox.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your firefox-esr 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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