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RHSA-2010:0967: seamonkey security update

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RHSA-2010:0967: seamonkey security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/10/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/21/2010
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-2010-3767, CVE-2010-3772, CVE-2010-3776)A flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey loaded Java LiveConnect scripts.Malicious web content could load a Java LiveConnect script in a way thatwould result in the plug-in object having elevated privileges, allowing itto execute Java code with the privileges of the user running SeaMonkey.(CVE-2010-3775)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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