FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (f78eac48-c3d1-4666-8de5-63ceea25a578)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 104564



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


Mozilla Foundation reports :

CVE-2017-7828: Use-after-free of PressShell while restyling layout

CVE-2017-7830: Cross-origin URL information leak through Resource Timing API

CVE-2017-7831: Information disclosure of exposed properties on JavaScript proxy objects

CVE-2017-7832: Domain spoofing through use of dotless 'i' character followed by accent markers

CVE-2017-7833: Domain spoofing with Arabic and Indic vowel marker characters

CVE-2017-7834: data: URLs opened in new tabs bypass CSP protections

CVE-2017-7835: Mixed content blocking incorrectly applies with redirects

CVE-2017-7836: Pingsender dynamically loads libcurl on Linux and OS X

CVE-2017-7837: SVG loaded as <img> can use meta tags to set cookies

CVE-2017-7838: Failure of individual decoding of labels in international domain names triggers punycode display of entire IDN

CVE-2017-7839: Control characters before javascript: URLs defeats self-XSS prevention mechanism

CVE-2017-7840: Exported bookmarks do not strip script elements from user-supplied tags

CVE-2017-7842: Referrer Policy is not always respected for <link> elements

CVE-2017-7827: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 57

CVE-2017-7826: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 57 and Firefox ESR 52.5


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 104564

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f78eac48c3d146668de563ceea25a578.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Published: 11/15/2017

Updated: 1/4/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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: 11/14/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7826, CVE-2017-7827, CVE-2017-7828, CVE-2017-7830, CVE-2017-7831, CVE-2017-7832, CVE-2017-7833, CVE-2017-7834, CVE-2017-7835, CVE-2017-7836, CVE-2017-7837, CVE-2017-7838, CVE-2017-7839, CVE-2017-7840, CVE-2017-7842