FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple heap buffer overflows (93d6162f-1153-11d9-bc4a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Several heap buffer overflows were discovered and fixed in the most
recent versions of Mozilla, Firefox, and Thunderbird. These overflows
may occur when :

- Using the 'Send Page' function.

- Checking mail on a malicious POP3 server.

- Processing non-ASCII URLs.

Each of these vulnerabilities may be exploited for remote code
execution.

See also :

http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=258005
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=245066
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=226669
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=256316
http://www.nessus.org/u?2812f5e4
http://www.nessus.org/u?b64fbca5

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19034 (freebsd_pkg_93d6162f115311d9bc4a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0902

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