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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
This update upgrades Firefox to version 45.5.0 ESR.
Security Fix(es) :
- Multiple 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-2016-5296, CVE-2016-5297, CVE-2016-9066,
- A flaw was found in the way Add-on update process was
handled by Firefox. A Man-in-the-Middle attacker could
use this flaw to install a malicious signed add-on
See also :
Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.
Risk factor :
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 95051 ()
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