Firefox 3.6 < 3.6.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The installed version of Firefox 3.6.x is earlier than 3.6.7. Such
versions are potentially affected by the following security issues :

- Multiple memory safety bugs could result in memory
corruption, potentially resulting in arbitrary code
execution. (MFSA 2010-34)

- An error in DOM attribute cloning could result in
arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2010-35)

- An error in Mozilla's 'NodeIterator' implementation
could lead to arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2010-36)

- An error in the code to store the names and values of
plugin parameters could lead arbitrary code execution.
(MFSA 2010-37)

- It may be possible to run arbitrary JavaScript with
chrome privileges using SJOW and fast native
function. (MFSA 2010-38)

- The array class used to store CSS values is affected
by an integer overflow vulnerability. (MFSA 2010-39)

- An integer overflow vulnerability exists in the
'selection' attribute of XUL <tree> element.
(MFSA 2010-40)

- A buffer overflow vulnerability in Mozilla graphics
code could lead to arbitrary code execution.
(MFSA 2010-41)

- It is possible to read and parse resources from other
domains even when the content is not valid JavaScript
leading to cross-domain data disclosure. (MFSA 2010-42)

- The canvas element can be used to read data from another
site leading to a same-origin bypass vulnerability.
(MFSA 2010-43)

- Characters mapped to U+FFFD in 8 bit encodings could
cause subsequent characters to disappear, potentially
contributing to cross-site scripting issues on certain
websites. (MFSA 2010-44)

- Multiple location bar spoofing vulnerabilities exist.
(MFSA 2010-45)

- It is possible to read data across domains by
injecting bogus CSS selectors into a target site.
(MFSA 2010-46)

- Potentially sensitive URL parameters could be leaked
across domains via script errors. (MFSA 2010-47)

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-34/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-35/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-36/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-37/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-38/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-39/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-40/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-41/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-42/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-43/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-44/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-45/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-46/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-47/

Solution :

Upgrade to Firefox 3.6.7 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true