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Debian alert DSA-1161-2 (mozilla-firefox)

From: (Martin Schulze)
To: (Debian Security Announcements)
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 1161-2] New Mozilla Firefox packages fix several vulnerabilities
Date:  Wed, 13 Sep 2006 13:03:17 +0200 (CEST)

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 1161-2 Martin Schulze September 13th, 2006 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : mozilla-firefox Vulnerability : several Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE IDs : CVE-2006-3805 CVE-2006-3806 CVE-2006-3807 CVE-2006-3808 CVE-2006-3809 CVE-2006-3811 CERT advisories: VU#655892 VU#687396 VU#876420 BugTraq ID : 19181 The latest security updates of Mozilla Firefox introduced a regression that led to a disfunctional attachment panel which warrants a correction to fix this issue. For reference please find below the original advisory text: Several security related problems have been discovered in Mozilla and derived products like Mozilla Firefox. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2006-3805 The Javascript engine might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. [MFSA-2006-50] CVE-2006-3806 Multiple integer overflows in the Javascript engine might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. [MFSA-2006-50] CVE-2006-3807 Specially crafted Javascript allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. [MFSA-2006-51] CVE-2006-3808 Remote AutoConfig (PAC) servers could execute code with elevated privileges via a specially crafted PAC script. [MFSA-2006-52] CVE-2006-3809 Scripts with the UniversalBrowserRead privilege could gain UniversalXPConnect privileges and possibly execute code or obtain sensitive data. [MFSA-2006-53] CVE-2006-3811 Multiple vulnerabilities allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code. [MFSA-2006-55] For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.4-2sarge11. For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in version 1.5.dfsg+ We recommend that you upgrade your mozilla-firefox package. Upgrade Instructions - -------------------- wget url will fetch the file for you dpkg -i file.deb will install the referenced file. If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for sources.list as given at the end of this advisory: apt-get update will update the internal database apt-get upgrade will install corrected packages You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration. 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