Scientific Linux Security Update : seamonkey on SL4.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 61144
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSeaMonkey is an open source web browser, email and newsgroup client, IRC chat client, and HTML editor.
A flaw was found in the way SeaMonkey handled frame objects with certain names. An attacker could use this flaw to cause a plug-in to grant its content access to another site or the local file system, violating the same-origin policy. (CVE-2011-2999)
All SeaMonkey users should upgrade to these updated packages, which correct these issues. After installing the update, SeaMonkey must be restarted for the changes to take effect.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.