FreeBSD : mozilla -- automated file upload (6e740881-0cae-11d9-8a8a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A malicious web page can cause an automated file upload from the
victim's machine when viewed with Mozilla with JavaScript enabled.
This is due to a bug permitting default values for type='file' <input>
elements in certain situations.

See also :

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=241924
http://www.nessus.org/u?a90dbf98

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18977 (freebsd_pkg_6e7408810cae11d98a8a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0759

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