Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mozilla-firefox (MDKSA-2006:143-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A number of security vulnerabilities have been discovered and
corrected in the latest Mozilla Firefox program.

Previous updates to Firefox were patch fixes to Firefox 1.0.6 that
brought it in sync with 1.0.8 in terms of security fixes. In this
update, Mozilla Firefox is being provided which corrects a
number of vulnerabilities that were previously unpatched, as well as
providing new and enhanced features.

The following CVE names have been corrected with this update:
CVE-2006-2613, CVE-2006-2894, CVE-2006-2775, CVE-2006-2776,
CVE-2006-2777, CVE-2006-2778, CVE-2006-2779, CVE-2006-2780,
CVE-2006-2782, CVE-2006-2783, CVE-2006-2784, CVE-2006-2785,
CVE-2006-2786, CVE-2006-2787, CVE-2006-2788, CVE-2006-3677,
CVE-2006-3803, CVE-2006-3804, CVE-2006-3806, CVE-2006-3807,
CVE-2006-3113, CVE-2006-3801, CVE-2006-3802, CVE-2006-3805,
CVE-2006-3808, CVE-2006-3809, CVE-2006-3810, CVE-2006-3811,

Update :

The previous language packages were not correctly tagged for the new
Firefox which resulted in many of them not loading properly. These
updated language packages correct the problem.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true