EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : firefox (EulerOS-SA-2017-1048)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description :

According to the versions of the firefox package installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- 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-2017-5398, CVE-2017-5400,
CVE-2017-5401, CVE-2017-5402, CVE-2017-5404,
CVE-2017-5407, CVE-2017-5408, CVE-2017-5410,
CVE-2017-5405,CVE-2017-5428)

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?11185668

Solution :

Update the affected firefox packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

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