Debian: DSA-3831-1: firefox-esr security update

    Date19 Apr 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web browser: Multiple memory safety errors, use-after-frees, buffer overflows and other implementation errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code, information disclosure or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3831-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    April 20, 2017                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : firefox-esr
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-5429 CVE-2017-5432 CVE-2017-5433 CVE-2017-5434 
                     CVE-2017-5435 CVE-2017-5436 CVE-2017-5438 CVE-2017-5439 
                     CVE-2017-5440 CVE-2017-5441 CVE-2017-5442 CVE-2017-5443 
                     CVE-2017-5444 CVE-2017-5445 CVE-2017-5446 CVE-2017-5447 
                     CVE-2017-5448 CVE-2017-5459 CVE-2017-5460 CVE-2017-5461 
                     CVE-2017-5462 CVE-2017-5464 CVE-2017-5465 CVE-2017-5469
    
    Multiple security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web
    browser: Multiple memory safety errors, use-after-frees, buffer
    overflows and other implementation errors may lead to the execution of
    arbitrary code, information disclosure or denial of service.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 45.9.0esr-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 45.9.0esr-1.
    
    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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