Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2528-1 icedove -- several vulnerabilities
- Date Reported:
- 14 Aug 2012
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2012-1948, CVE-2012-1950, CVE-2012-1954, CVE-2012-1967.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client.
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine were fixed.
The underlying browser engine allows address bar spoofing through drag-and-drop.
A use-after-free vulnerability in the nsDocument::AdoptNode function allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 3.0.11-1+squeeze12.
For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 10.0.6-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your icedove packages.