Firefox ESR < 38.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains a web browser that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Firefox ESR installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
prior to 38.6. It is, therefore, affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- Multiple unspecified memory corruption issues exist that
allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-1930)

- A buffer overflow condition exists in WebGL that is
triggered when handling cache out-of-memory error
conditions. A remote attacker can exploit this to
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1935)

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-01/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-03/

Solution :

Upgrade to Firefox ESR version 38.6 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 : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88458 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1930
CVE-2016-1935

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