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The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
Updated firefox packages that fix several security bugs are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.
This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.
Several flaws were found in the way Firefox processed certain
code could cause Firefox to crash or potentially execute arbitrary
code as the user running Firefox. (CVE-2007-3734, CVE-2007-3735,
Several content injection flaws were found in the way Firefox handled
code could inject arbitrary content into other web pages.
A flaw was found in the way Firefox cached web pages on the local
disk. A malicious web page may be able to inject arbitrary HTML into a
browsing session if the user reloads a targeted site. (CVE-2007-3656)
Users of Firefox are advised to upgrade to these erratum packages,
which contain backported patches that correct these issues.
See also :
Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-devel packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25753 ()
Bugtraq ID: 242862483124946
CVE ID: CVE-2007-3089CVE-2007-3656CVE-2007-3734CVE-2007-3735CVE-2007-3736CVE-2007-3737CVE-2007-3738
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