How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mac OS X host contains a web browser that is potentially
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The installed version of Firefox 3.6 is earlier than 3.6.24. Such
versions are potentially affected by the following security issues :
- There is an error within the JSSubScriptLoader that
incorrectly unwraps 'XPCNativeWrappers'. By tricking
a user into installing a malicious plug-in, an attacker
could exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code.
- Certain invalid sequences are not handled properly in
'Shift-JIS' encoding, which can allow cross-site
scripting attacks. (CVE-2011-3648)
the application to crash. It may be possible to trigger
this behavior even when the debugging APIs are not being
See also :
Upgrade to Firefox 3.6.24 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56755 ()
Bugtraq ID: 505895059350595
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3647CVE-2011-3648CVE-2011-3650
Nessus Professional: Scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & moreNessus Cloud: The power of Nessus for teams – from the cloud
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.