Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
A flaw was discovered in the browser engine when restoring closed
tabs. If a user were tricked into restoring a tab to a malicious
website with form input controls, an attacker could steal local files
on the user's system. (CVE-2009-0355)
Wladimir Palant discovered that Firefox did not restrict access to
cookies in HTTP response headers. If a user were tricked into opening
a malicious web page, a remote attacker could view sensitive
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 65113 ()
Bugtraq ID: 33598
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0355CVE-2009-0357
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