GLSA-200610-04 : SeaMonkey: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200610-04
(SeaMonkey: Multiple vulnerabilities)

A number of vulnerabilities have been found and fixed in SeaMonkey. For
details please consult the references below.

Impact :

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

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200610-04.xml

Solution :

All SeaMonkey users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/seamonkey-1.0.5'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22890 (gentoo_GLSA-200610-04.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4253
CVE-2006-4565
CVE-2006-4566
CVE-2006-4568
CVE-2006-4570
CVE-2006-4571