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RHSA-2009:1096: seamonkey security update

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RHSA-2009:1096: seamonkey security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/12/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/12/2009
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-2009-1392, CVE-2009-1833, CVE-2009-1838, CVE-2009-1841)A flaw was found in the processing of malformed, local file content. If auser loaded malicious, local content via the file:// URL, it was possiblefor that content to access other local data. (CVE-2009-1835)All SeaMonkey users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correctthese issues. After installing the update, SeaMonkey must be restarted forthe 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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