Ubuntu 5.04 : mozilla-firefox regressions (USN-149-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

USN-149-1 fixed several vulnerabilities in the Firefox web browser.
Unfortunately that update introduced a lot of regressions, especially
when using extensions, so another update is necessary. The new
packages ship Firefox version 1.0.6 which should now work well with
most extensions (one known exception is the package
'mozilla-tabextensions').

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20545 ()

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