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RHSA-2011:1167: seamonkey security update

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RHSA-2011:1167: seamonkey security update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/18/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/29/2011
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-2011-2982)A flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey handled malformed JavaScript. A webpage containing malicious JavaScript could cause SeaMonkey to accessalready freed memory, causing SeaMonkey to crash or, potentially, executearbitrary code with the privileges of the user running SeaMonkey.(CVE-2011-2983)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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