Iceape security update for Debian
Posted on: 08/17/2011 09:02 PM

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

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2295-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 17, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : iceape
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-0084 CVE-2011-2378 CVE-2011-2981 CVE-2011-2982
CVE-2011-2983 CVE-2011-2984

Several vulnerabilities have been found in the Iceape internet suite, an
unbranded version of Seamonkey:

CVE-2011-0084

"regenrecht" discovered that incorrect pointer handling in the SVG
processing code could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2011-2378

"regenrecht" discovered that incorrect memory management in DOM
processing could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2011-2981

"moz_bug_r_a_4" discovered a Chrome privilege escalation
vulnerability in the event handler code.

CVE-2011-2982

Gary Kwong, Igor Bukanov, Nils and Bob Clary discovered memory
corruption bugs, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2011-2983

"shutdown" discovered an information leak in the handling of
RegExp.input.

CVE-2011-2984

"moz_bug_r_a4" discovered a Chrome privilege escalation
vulnerability.

The oldstable distribution (lenny) is not affected. The iceape
package only provides the XPCOM code.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.0.11-7.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.0.14-5.

We recommend that you upgrade your iceape 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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