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RHSA-2010:0680: seamonkey security update

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RHSA-2010:0680: seamonkey security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/09/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/16/2010
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 with the privileges of the user runningSeaMonkey. (CVE-2010-3169)A buffer overflow flaw was found in SeaMonkey. A web page containingmalicious content could cause SeaMonkey to crash or, potentially, executearbitrary code with the privileges of the user running SeaMonkey.(CVE-2010-2765)A use-after-free flaw and several dangling pointer flaws were found inSeaMonkey. A web page containing malicious content could cause SeaMonkey tocrash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of theuser running SeaMonkey. (CVE-2010-2760, CVE-2010-2767, CVE-2010-3167,CVE-2010-3168)A cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in SeaMonkey. A web pagecontaining malicious content could cause SeaMonkey to run JavaScript codewith the permissions of a different website. (CVE-2010-2768)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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