Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A stability bug was found in the Scientific Linux 5 Firefox packages
released in RHSA-2008:0103. These packages were linked against an
incorrect version of a library which would cause Firefox to randomly
crash while the browser was in use.

This issue did not affect the Firefox packages released for Scientific
Linux 4.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a2d8629f

Solution :

Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60359 ()

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