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Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian Security Advisory DSA 2317-1 (icedove)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update to icedove;announced via advisory DSA 2317-1.
The remote host is missing an update to icedove
announced via advisory DSA 2317-1.

Vulnerability Insight:

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dialog - which has open as the default action -, while a user
presses the ENTER key.


Benjamin Smedberg, Bob Clary and Jesse Ruderman discovered crashes
in the rendering engine, which could lead to the execution of
arbitrary code.


Mark Kaplan discovered an integer underflow in the javascript
engine, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.


Boris Zbarsky discovered that incorrect handling of the
window.location object could lead to bypasses of the same-origin


Ian Graham discovered that multiple Location headers might lead to
CRLF injection.

As indicated in the Lenny (oldstable) release notes, security support for
the Icedove packages in the oldstable needed to be stopped before the end
of the regular Lenny security maintenance life cycle.
You are strongly encouraged to upgrade to stable or switch to a different
mail client.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.0.11-1+squeeze5.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.1.15-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your icedove packages.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-2372
Debian Security Information: DSA-2312 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-2313 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-2317 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2011:1256 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2011:1076 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-2995
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-2998
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-2999
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-3000
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2011 E-Soft Inc.

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