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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser. XULRunner provides the
XUL Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.
It was found that a Certificate Authority (CA) issued a fraudulent
HTTPS certificate. This update renders any HTTPS certificates signed
by that CA as untrusted, except for a select few. The now untrusted
certificates that were issued before July 1, 2011 can be manually
re-enabled and used again at your own risk in Firefox
affected certificates issued after this date cannot be re-enabled or
All Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch. After installing the update, Firefox must
be restarted for the changes to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
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