DSA 2553-1: iceweasel security update
Posted on: 09/25/2012 07:07 AM

An Iceweasel security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

DSA 2553-1: iceweasel security update


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2553-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
September 24, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : iceweasel
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2012-1970 CVE-2012-1972 CVE-2012-1973 CVE-2012-1974
CVE-2012-1975 CVE-2012-1976 CVE-2012-3959 CVE-2012-3962
CVE-2012-3969 CVE-2012-3972 CVE-2012-3978

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Iceweasel, a web
browser based on Firefox. The included XULRunner library provides
rendering services for several other applications included in Debian.

The reported vulnerabilities could lead to the execution of arbitrary
code or the bypass of content-loading restrictions via the location
object.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.5.16-18.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 10.0.7esr-2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 10.0.7esr-2.

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: http://www.debian.org/security/



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