Fedora 16 : firefox-6.0-1.fc16 / mozvoikko-1.9.0-6.fc16 / thunderbird-6.0-1.fc16 / etc (2011-11046)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Update to new upstream Firefox version 6.0 and Thunderbird version
6.0, fixing multiple security issues detailed in the upstream
advisories :

-
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-2
9.html

-
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011
-31.html

This update also includes all packages depending on gecko-libs rebuilt
against the new version of Firefox / XULRunner.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-29.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-31.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?6077ced3
http://www.nessus.org/u?04e47f8e
http://www.nessus.org/u?00d3aa21
http://www.nessus.org/u?50ace9f5

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56011 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49213
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CVE ID:

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