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Sicherheit: Mehrere Probleme in Mozilla
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Name: Mehrere Probleme in Mozilla
ID: 200609-19
Distribution: Gentoo
Plattformen: Keine Angabe
Datum: Do, 28. September 2006, 21:29
Referenzen: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4253
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4340
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4565
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4566
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4567
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4568
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4569
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4571
Applikationen: Mozilla

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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 200609-19
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http://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: Normal
Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: September 28, 2006
Bugs: #147652
ID: 200609-19

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Synopsis
========

The Mozilla Foundation has reported numerous vulnerabilities in Mozilla
Firefox, including one that may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Background
==========

Mozilla Firefox is a redesign of the Mozilla Navigator component. The
goal is to produce a cross-platform, stand-alone browser application.

Affected packages
=================

-------------------------------------------------------------------
Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
-------------------------------------------------------------------
1 www-client/mozilla-firefox < 1.5.0.7 >= 1.5.0.7
2 www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin < 1.5.0.7 >= 1.5.0.7
-------------------------------------------------------------------
2 affected packages on all of their supported architectures.
-------------------------------------------------------------------

Description
===========

A number of vulnerabilities were found and fixed in Mozilla Firefox.
For details please consult the references below.

Impact
======

The most severe vulnerability involves enticing a user to visit a
malicious website, crashing the browser and executing arbitrary code
with the rights of the user running the application.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Mozilla Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
">=www-client/mozilla-firefox-1.5.0.7"

Users of the binary package should upgrade as well:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
">=www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin-1.5.0.7"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2006-4253
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4253
[ 2 ] CVE-2006-4340
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4340
[ 3 ] CVE-2006-4565
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4565
[ 4 ] CVE-2006-4566
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4566
[ 5 ] CVE-2006-4567
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4567
[ 6 ] CVE-2006-4568
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4568
[ 7 ] CVE-2006-4569
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4569
[ 8 ] CVE-2006-4571
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=3DCVE-2006-4571

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200609-19.xml

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
http://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2006 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5



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