openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (openSUSE-SU-2014:0855-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

seamonkey was updated to version 2.26.1 to fix nine security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- Miscellaneous memory safety hazards
(CVE-2014-1533/CVE-2014-1534)

- Use-after-free and out of bounds issues found using
Address Sanitizer
(CVE-2014-1536/CVE-2014-1537/CVE-2014-1538)

- Use-after-free in Event Listener Manager (CVE-2014-1540)

- Use-after-free with SMIL Animation Controller
(CVE-2014-1541)

- Buffer overflow in Web Audio Speex resampler
(CVE-2014-1542)

- Out of bounds write in NSPR (CVE-2014-1545)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00001.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=881874

Solution :

Update the affected seamonkey packages.

Risk factor :

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

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