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critical Nessus Plugin ID 103556


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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Mozilla Foundation reports :

CVE-2017-7793: Use-after-free with Fetch API

CVE-2017-7817: Firefox for Android address bar spoofing through fullscreen mode

CVE-2017-7818: Use-after-free during ARIA array manipulation

CVE-2017-7819: Use-after-free while resizing images in design mode

CVE-2017-7824: Buffer overflow when drawing and validating elements with ANGLE

CVE-2017-7805: Use-after-free in TLS 1.2 generating handshake hashes

CVE-2017-7812: Drag and drop of malicious page content to the tab bar can open locally stored files

CVE-2017-7814: Blob and data URLs bypass phishing and malware protection warnings

CVE-2017-7813: Integer truncation in the JavaScript parser

CVE-2017-7825: OS X fonts render some Tibetan and Arabic unicode characters as spaces

CVE-2017-7815: Spoofing attack with modal dialogs on non-e10s installations

CVE-2017-7816: WebExtensions can load about: URLs in extension UI

CVE-2017-7821: WebExtensions can download and open non-executable files without user interaction

CVE-2017-7823: CSP sandbox directive did not create a unique origin

CVE-2017-7822: WebCrypto allows AES-GCM with 0-length IV

CVE-2017-7820: Xray wrapper bypass with new tab and web console

CVE-2017-7811: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 56

CVE-2017-7810: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 56 and Firefox ESR 52.4


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 103556

File Name: freebsd_pkg_1098a15bb0f642b7b5c78a8646e8be07.nasl

Version: 3.10

Type: local

Published: 9/29/2017

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox-esr, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxul, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 9/29/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/28/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7793, CVE-2017-7805, CVE-2017-7810, CVE-2017-7811, CVE-2017-7812, CVE-2017-7813, CVE-2017-7814, CVE-2017-7815, CVE-2017-7816, CVE-2017-7817, CVE-2017-7818, CVE-2017-7819, CVE-2017-7820, CVE-2017-7821, CVE-2017-7822, CVE-2017-7823, CVE-2017-7824, CVE-2017-7825