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Debian alert DSA-1253-1 (mozilla-firefox)

From: (Martin Schulze)
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 1253-1] New Mozilla Firefox packages fix several vulnerabilities
Date:  Sat, 27 Jan 2007 19:35:24 +0100 (CET)

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 1253-1 Martin Schulze January 27th, 2006 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : mozilla-firefox Vulnerability : several Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE IDs : CVE-2006-6497 CVE-2006-6498 CVE-2006-6499 CVE-2006-6501 CVE-2006-6502 CVE-2006-6503 CERT advisories: VU#263412 VU#405092 VU#427972 VU#428500 VU#447772 VU#606260 BugTraq ID : 21668 Several security related problems have been discovered in Mozilla and derived products such as Mozilla Firefox. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2006-6497 Several vulnerabilities in the layout engine allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly permit them to execute arbitrary code. [MFSA 2006-68] CVE-2006-6498 Several vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly permit them to execute arbitrary code. [MFSA 2006-68] CVE-2006-6499 A bug in the js_dtoa function allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service. [MFSA 2006-68] CVE-2006-6501 "shutdown" discovered a vulnerability that allows remote attackers to gain privileges and install malicious code via the watch JavaScript function. [MFSA 2006-70] CVE-2006-6502 Steven Michaud discovered a programming bug that allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service. [MFSA 2006-71] CVE-2006-6503 "moz_bug_r_a4" reported that the src attribute of an IMG element could be used to inject JavaScript code. [MFSA 2006-72] For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.4-2sarge15. For the testing and unstable distribution (sid and etch) these problems have been fixed in version of iceweasel. We recommend that you upgrade your firefox and iceweasel packages. 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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