Fedora Core 5 : firefox-1.5.0.3-1.1.fc5 (2006-547)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug was found in the way Firefox handles
iframe.contentWindow.focus() calls. A malicious web page could
potentially execute arbitrary code as the user running firefox.

Users of Firefox are advised to update to this package, which contains
a version of Firefox not vulnerable to this issue.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c0847684

Solution :

Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24104 (fedora_2006-547.nasl)

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