openSUSE 10 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (MozillaFirefox-5219)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update brings Mozilla Firefox to security update version

Following security problems were fixed :

- MFSA 2008-20/CVE-2008-1380: Fixes for security problems
in the JavaScript engine described in MFSA 2008-15
(CVE-2008-1237) introduced a stability problem, where
some users experienced frequent crashes during
JavaScript garbage collection. These crashes may be
exploitable if someone finds a reliable way to trigger
the crash.

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32114 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1237

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