FreeBSD : firefox -- Cross-origin restriction bypass using Fetch (79c68ef7-c8ae-4ade-91b4-4b8221b7c72a)

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

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Firefox Developers report :

Security researcher Abdulrahman Alqabandi reported that the fetch()
API did not correctly implement the Cross-Origin Resource Sharing
(CORS) specification, allowing a malicious page to access private data
from other origins. Mozilla developer Ben Kelly independently reported
the same issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86432 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7184

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