Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 / 13.10 : firefox vulnerabilities (USN-2031-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were
tricked into opening a specially crafted page, an attacker could
possibly exploit these to cause a denial of service via application
crash, potentially execute arbitrary code, or lead to information
disclosure. (CVE-2013-1741, CVE-2013-2566, CVE-2013-5605,

Solution :

Update the affected firefox package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71021 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1741