Mozilla Firefox < 62 Multiple Critical Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 117294

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple critical and high severity vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Mozilla Firefox installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 62. It is, therefore, affected by multiple critical and high severity vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 62.0.0 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?8517426b

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117294

File Name: mozilla_firefox_62_0_0.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/09/06

Modified: 2018/10/04

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Score based on analysis of the vendor advisory.

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Firefox/Version

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16541, CVE-2018-12377, CVE-2018-12378, CVE-2018-12379, CVE-2018-12375, CVE-2018-12376, CVE-2018-12381, CVE-2018-12382, CVE-2018-12383

BID: 101665

MFSA: 2018-20