openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (MozillaFirefox-1780)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Mozilla Firefox was upgraded to 3.0.17 fixing some bugs and

CVE-2010-0220: The nsObserverList::FillObserverArray function in
xpcom/ds/nsObserverList.cpp in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.7 allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via
a crafted website that triggers memory consumption and an accompanying
Low Memory alert dialog, and also triggers attempted removal of an
observer from an empty observers array.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44364 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0220

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