GLSA-200606-12 : Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200606-12
(Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities)

A number of vulnerabilities were found and fixed in Mozilla
Firefox. For details please consult the references below.

Impact :

By enticing the user to visit a malicious website, a remote
attacker can inject arbitrary HTML and JavaScript Code into the user's
browser, execute JavaScript code with elevated privileges and possibly
execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running the
application.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9101c648
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-12.xml

Solution :

All Mozilla Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/mozilla-firefox-1.5.0.4'
All Mozilla Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest
version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin-1.5.0.4'
Note: There is no stable fixed version for the Alpha
architecture yet. Users of Mozilla Firefox on Alpha should consider
unmerging it until such a version is available.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21705 (gentoo_GLSA-200606-12.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2775
CVE-2006-2776
CVE-2006-2777
CVE-2006-2778
CVE-2006-2779
CVE-2006-2780
CVE-2006-2782
CVE-2006-2783
CVE-2006-2784
CVE-2006-2785
CVE-2006-2786
CVE-2006-2787