Fedora 17 : firefox-17.0-1.fc17 / thunderbird-17.0-1.fc17 / thunderbird-enigmail-1.4.6-2.fc17 / etc (2012-18683)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

- First revision of the Social API and support for
Facebook Messenger

- Click-to-play blocklisting implemented to prevent
vulnerable plugin versions from running without the
user's permission (see blog post)

- Updated Awesome Bar experience with larger icons

- JavaScript Maps and Sets are now iterable

- SVG FillPaint and StrokePaint implemented

- Improvements that make the Web Console, Debugger and
Developer Toolbar faster and easier to use

- New Markup panel in the Page Inspector allows easy
editing of the DOM

- Sandbox attribute for iframes implemented, enabling
increased security

- Over twenty performance improvements, including fixes
around the New Tab page

- Pointer lock doesn't work in web apps (769150)

- Page scrolling on sites with fixed headers (780345)

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :


Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63012 ()

Bugtraq ID: