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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A
web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user
running Firefox. (CVE-2014-1574, CVE-2014-1578, CVE-2014-1581,
A flaw was found in the Alarm API, which allows applications to
schedule actions to be run in the future. A malicious web application
could use this flaw to bypass cross-origin restrictions.
After installing the update, Firefox must be restarted for the changes
to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 78848 ()
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