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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
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