Fedora 27 : firefox (2018-0d0a652afe)

High Nessus Plugin ID 117488

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- New upstream Firefox version (62.0)

- More info at https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/62.0/releasenotes/

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This update fixes problems with file opening associations.

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-2018-0d0a652afe

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117488

File Name: fedora_2018-0d0a652afe.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/14

Modified: 2018/09/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:firefox, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/13

Reference Information