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Debian Security Advisory DSA 2499-1 (icedove)

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

9.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

8 months ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to icedove announced via advisory DSA 2499-1.

Insight

Insight

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in icedove, the Debian version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail/news client. There were miscellaneous memory safety hazards (CVE-2012-1937, CVE-2012-1939) and a use-after-free issue (CVE-2012-1940). For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 3.0.11-1+squeeze11.

Solution

Solution

We recommend that you upgrade your icedove packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)