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The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
According to the versions of the firefox package installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
- 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-2016-9079,CVE-2016-9893,
CVE-2016-9899, CVE-2016-9895, CVE-2016-9897,
CVE-2016-9898, CVE-2016-9900, CVE-2016-9901,
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
See also :
Update the affected firefox packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Huawei Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 99858 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2016-9079
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