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RHSA-2009:0257: seamonkey security update

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RHSA-2009:0257: seamonkey security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/04/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/22/2009
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

SeaMonkey is an open source Web browser, email and newsgroup client, IRCchat client, and HTML editor.Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A webpage containing malicious content could cause SeaMonkey to crash or,potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running SeaMonkey.(CVE-2009-0352, CVE-2009-0353)A flaw was found in the way malformed content was processed. A websitecontaining specially-crafted content could, potentially, trick a SeaMonkeyuser into uploading a local file. (CVE-2009-0355)A flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey treated HTTPOnly cookies. An attackerable to execute arbitrary JavaScript on a target site using HTTPOnlycookies may be able to use this flaw to steal the cookie. (CVE-2009-0357)All SeaMonkey users should upgrade to these updated packages, which containbackported patches that correct these issues. After installing the update,SeaMonkey must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey
  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey-chat
  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey-dom-inspector
  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey-js-debugger
  • redhat-upgrade-seamonkey-mail

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