Scientific Linux Security Update : seamonkey on SL3.x, SL4.x i386/x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 60594
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSeveral 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 as the user running SeaMonkey.
(CVE-2009-1392, CVE-2009-1833, CVE-2009-1838, CVE-2009-1841)
A flaw was found in the processing of malformed, local file content.
If a user loaded malicious, local content via the file:// URL, it was possible for that content to access other local data. (CVE-2009-1835)
After installing the update, SeaMonkey must be restarted for the changes to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.