Ubuntu 8.04 LTS / 9.10 / 10.04 LTS / 10.10 : xulrunner-1.9.1, xulrunner-1.9.2 vulnerability (USN-1011-3)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

USN-1011-1 fixed a vulnerability in Firefox. This update provides the
corresponding update for Xulrunner.

Morten Krakvik discovered a heap-based buffer overflow in Firefox. If
a user were tricked into navigating to a malicious site, an attacker
could cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code as
the user invoking the program.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50412 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44425

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3765