Mozilla Browsers shell: URI Arbitrary Command Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by
a command execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is using Mozilla and/or Firefox, a web browser.
The remote version of this software contains a weakness that could
allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the remote host.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2004/Jul/421
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2004/Jul/355
http://mozilla.org/security/shell.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Mozilla 1.7.1 / Firefox 0.9.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 12642 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10681

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0648

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