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.
It was discovered that the browser engine used in Firefox contained a
memory corruption flaw. If a user were tricked into opening a
specially crafted web page, a remote attacker could cause Firefox to
crash or potentially execute arbitrary code as the user invoking the
It was discovered that Firefox allowed improper access to the Location
object. An attacker could exploit this to obtain sensitive
Update the affected firefox package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62515 ()
Bugtraq ID: 55889
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4191CVE-2012-4192
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