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Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x < 3.6.13 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser installed that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Firefox 3.6.x earlier than 3.6.13 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple memory corruption issues could lead to arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2010-74)

- On the Windows platform, when 'document.write()' is called witha very long string a buffer voerflow could be triggered. (MFSA 2010-75)

- A privilege escalation vulnerability exists with 'window.open' and the '<isindex>' element. (MFSA 2010-76)

- Arbitrary code execution is possible when using HTML tags inside a XUL tree. (MFSA 2010-77)

- Downloadable fonts could expose vulnerabilities in the underlying OS font code. (MFSA 2010-78)

- A Java security bypass vulnerability when LiveConnect is loaded via a 'data:' URL meta refresh. (MFSA 2010-79)

- A use-after free error exists with nsDOMAttribute MutationObserver. (MFSA 2010-80)

- An integer overflow exists in NewIdArray. (MFSA 2010-81)

- It is possible to circumvent the fix for CVE-2010-0179. (MFSA 2010-82)

- It is possible to spoof SSL in the location bar using the network error page. (MFSA 2010-83)

- A cross-site scripting hazard exists in multiple character encodings. (MFSA 2010-84)

Solution

Upgrade to Firefox 3.6.13 or later.