FFOX-00-000006 - Firefox must be configured to not automatically execute or download MIME types that are not authorized for auto-download.

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Some files can be downloaded or execute without user interaction. This setting ensures these files are not downloaded and executed.

NOTE: Nessus has not performed this check. Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Remove any unauthorized extensions from the auto-download list.

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Item Details

References: CAT|II, CCI|CCI-001242, Rule-ID|SV-251550r832305_rule, STIG-ID|FFOX-00-000006, Vuln-ID|V-251550

Plugin: Unix

Control ID: 0d66b77a83a834a4713148be4c9ea1740355730a4da473082771360f944f7ede