FreeBSD : firefox -- arbitrary code execution from sidebar panel (741f8841-9c6b-11d9-9dbe-000a95bc6fae)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory states :

If a user bookmarked a malicious page as a Firefox sidebar panel that
page could execute arbitrary programs by opening a privileged page and
injecting JavaScript into it.

See also :

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-31.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?943c94db

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18983 (freebsd_pkg_741f88419c6b11d99dbe000a95bc6fae.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0402

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