SuSE 11 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SAT Patch Number 1779)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Mozilla Firefox was upgraded to 3.5.7 fixing some bugs and

The following security bug has been fixed :

- 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 :

Apply SAT patch number 1779.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44374 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0220

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