Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A flaw was 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-2017-5428)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?84fc10b3

Solution :

Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97845 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5428

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