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The remote Mac OS X host contains a web browser that is potentially
affected by a use-after-free vulnerability.
The installed version of Firefox is earlier than 19.0.2 and thus, is
potentially affected by a use-after-free vulnerability.
An error exists in the HTML editor (nsHTMLEditor) related to content
script and the calling of the function 'document.execCommand' while
internal editor operations are running. The previously freed memory can
be dereferenced and could lead to arbitrary code execution.
See also :
Upgrade to Firefox 19.0.2 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 65129 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58391
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0787
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