Fedora 26 : firefox (2018-5cdc56766f)

High Nessus Plugin ID 107168

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest upstream stable version. For changes see:
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/58.0.2/releasenotes/

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected firefox package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-5cdc56766f

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/58.0.2/releasenotes/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107168

File Name: fedora_2018-5cdc56766f.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:firefox, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/06

Reference Information