[Backports-security-announce] Security Update for xulrunner
Alexander Reichle-Schmehl uploaded new packages for <packagename> which
fixed the following security problems:
Henri Sivonen, Boris Zbarsky, Zack Weinberg, Bob Clary, Martijn Wargers
and Paul Nickerson reported crashes in layout engine, which might allow
the execution of arbitrary code.
Orlando Barrera II discovered that incorrect memory handling in the
implementation of the web worker API could lead to the execution of
Alin Rad Pop discovered that incorrect memory handling in the HTML
parser could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Hidetake Jo discovered that the same-origin policy can be bypassed
Georgi Guninski discovered that the same origin policy can be bypassed
through specially crafted SVG documents.
For the lenny-backports distribution the problems have been fixed in
If you don't use pinning (see ) you have to update the package
manually via "apt-get -t lenny-backports install <packagelist>" with
the packagelist of your installed packages affected by this update.
We recommend to pin the backports repository to 200 so that new
versions of installed backports will be installed automatically.
Pin: release a=lenny-backports