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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A
web page containing malicious content could cause SeaMonkey to crash
or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
user running SeaMonkey. (CVE-2010-1211, CVE-2010-2753, CVE-2010-1214)
A memory corruption flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey decoded
certain PNG images. An attacker could create a specially crafted PNG
image that, when opened, could cause SeaMonkey to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user
running SeaMonkey. (CVE-2010-1205)
A same-origin policy bypass flaw was found in SeaMonkey. An attacker
could create a malicious web page that, when viewed by a victim, could
steal private data from a different website the victim has loaded with
A flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey displayed the location bar when
visiting a secure web page. A malicious server could use this flaw to
present data that appears to originate from a secure server, even
though it does not. (CVE-2010-2751)
SeaMonkey must be restarted for the changes to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60820 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-1205CVE-2010-1211CVE-2010-1214CVE-2010-2751CVE-2010-2753CVE-2010-2754
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