Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64 (20170929)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 103594
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update upgrades Firefox to version 52.4.0 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-2017-7810, CVE-2017-7793, CVE-2017-7818, CVE-2017-7819, CVE-2017-7824, CVE-2017-7814, CVE-2017-7823)
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.