CentOS Update for seamonkey CESA-2009:0325-01 centos2 i386

Published: 2011-08-09 06:20:34
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'seamonkey' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Affected Versions:
seamonkey on CentOS 2

Technical Details:
SeaMonkey is an open source Web browser, email and newsgroup client, IRC chat client, and HTML editor. Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause SeaMonkey to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running SeaMonkey. (CVE-2009-0040, CVE-2009-0772, CVE-2009-0774, CVE-2009-0775) A flaw was found in the way malformed content was processed. A website containing specially-crafted content could, potentially, trick a SeaMonkey user into surrendering sensitive information. (CVE-2009-0776) All SeaMonkey users should upgrade to these updated Linux Distribution Packages, which contain backported patches that correct these issues. After installing the update, SeaMonkey must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Packages.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0040
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0772
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0774
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0775
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-0776

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2009-March/015675.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2011-08-09
Modified
2019-03-15
Category
CentOS Local Security Checks

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