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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
This update brings Mozilla Firefox to security update version 126.96.36.199
Following security problems were fixed :
- MFSA 2007-18: Crashes with evidence of memory corruption
The usual collection of stability fixes for crashes that
look suspicious but haven't been proven to be
25 were in the browser engine, reported by Mozilla
developers and community members Bernd Mielke, Boris
Zbarsky, David Baron, Daniel Veditz, Jesse Ruderman,
Lukas Loehrer, Martijn Wargers, Mats Palmgren, Olli
Pettay, Paul Nickerson,and Vladimir Sukhoy
Jesse Ruderman, Igor Bukanov (CVE-2007-3735)
- MFSA 2007-19 / CVE-2007-3736: XSS using addEventListener
moz_bug_r_a4 reported that scripts could be injected
into another site's context by exploiting a timing issue
using addEventLstener or setTimeout.
- MFSA 2007-20 / CVE-2007-3089: frame spoofing
Ronen Zilberman and Michal Zalewski both reported that
it was possible to exploit a timing issue to inject
content into about:blank frames in a page.
- MFSA 2007-21 / CVE-2007-3737: Privilege escalation using
an event handler attached to an element not in the
Reported by moz_bug_r_a4.
- MFSA 2007-22 / CVE-2007-3285: File type confusion due to
%00 in name
Ronald van den Heetkamp reported that a filename URL
containing %00 (encoded null) can cause Firefox to
interpret the file extension differently than the
underlying Windows operating system potentially leading
to unsafe actions such as running a program.
- MFSA 2007-23 / CVE-2007-3670: Remote code execution by
launching Firefox from Internet Explorer
Greg MacManus of iDefense and Billy Rios of Verisign
independently reported that links containing a quote (')
character could be used in Internet Explorer to launch
registered URL Protocol handlers with extra command-line
parameters. Firefox and Thunderbird are among those
which can be launched, and both support a '-chrome'
option that could be used to run malware.
This problem does not affect Linux.
- MFSA 2007-24 / CVE-2007-3656: unauthorized access to
Michal Zalewski reported that it was possible to bypass
the same-origin checks and read from cached (wyciwyg)
- MFSA 2007-25 / CVE-2007-3738: XPCNativeWrapper pollution
shutdown and moz_bug_r_a4 reported two separate ways to
modify an XPCNativeWrapper such that subsequent access
by the browser would result in executing user-supplied
Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
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