Firefox < 4 CSS Browser History Disclosure Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by an
information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The installed version of Firefox 3 is potentially affected by an
information disclosure vulnerability.

The JavaScript function 'getComputedStyle', and functions like it, can
be used in a timing attack to determine if a browser has visited links
on the page.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2afc223d
http://www.nessus.org/u?fb834f42

Solution :

Upgrade to Firefox 4.0 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 57316 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51051

CVE ID: CVE-2010-5074

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