Firefox < 3.5.19 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The installed version of Firefox is earlier than 3.5.19. Such
versions are potentially affected by the following security issues :

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist in the handling of
the object attributes 'mChannel', 'mObserverList' and
'nsTreeRange'. (CVE-2011-0065, CVE-2011-0066,
CVE-2011-0073)

- An error exists in the handling of Java applets that
can allow sensitive form history data to be accessed.
(CVE-2011-0067)

- An error in the resource protocol can allow a directory
traversal attack. (CVE-2011-0071)

- Multiple memory safety issues can lead to application
crashes and possibly remote code execution.
(CVE-2011-0069, CVE-2011-0070, CVE-2011-0072,
CVE-2011-0074, CVE-2011-0075, CVE-2011-0077,
CVE-2011-0078, CVE-2011-0080)

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the
'xsltGenerateIdFunction' function in the included
libxslt library. (CVE-2011-1202)

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-157/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-158/
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-11-159/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2011-12/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2011-13/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2011-14/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2011-16/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2011-18/
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b830870

Solution :

Upgrade to Firefox 3.5.19 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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true