Firefox < 1.0.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

A web browser on the remote host is prone to multiple flaws, including
arbitrary code execution.

Description :

The remote host is using Firefox, an alternative web browser.

The installed version of Firefox contains various security issues,
several of which are critical as they can be easily exploited to
execute arbitrary shell code on the remote host.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/407704
http://security-protocols.com/advisory/sp-x17-advisory.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?11c09cbe
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2005-58/

Solution :

Upgrade to Firefox 1.0.7 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 : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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