Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / current : Mozilla/Firefox (SSA:2005-135-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New Mozilla packages are available for Slackware 10.0, 10.1, and
-current to fix various security issues and bugs. See the Mozilla site
for a complete list of the issues patched:
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#Mo
zilla Also updated is Firefox in Slackware -current. New versions of
the mozilla-plugins symlink creation package are also out for
Slackware 10.0 and 10.1, and a new version of the jre-symlink package
for Slackware -current.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?7f20085f
http://www.nessus.org/u?0a4df784

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18808 ()

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