Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2996-1 icedove -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 03 Aug 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-1544, CVE-2014-1547, CVE-2014-1555, CVE-2014-1556, CVE-2014-1557.
- More information:
Multiple security issues have been found in Icedove, Debian's version of the Mozilla Thunderbird mail and news client: Multiple memory safety errors and use-after-frees may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 24.7.0-1~deb7u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your icedove packages.