Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Andrew McCreight and Olli Pettay discovered a use-after-free
vulnerability in the XBL bindings. An attacker could exploit this to
cause a denial of service via application crash, or potentially
execute code with the privileges of the user invoking Firefox.
Update the affected firefox package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 57934 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0452