Mozilla Firefox < 62.0.2 Vulnerability (macOS)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 117667
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The version of Mozilla Firefox installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 62.0.2. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as noted in Mozilla Firefox stable channel update release notes for 2018/09/21. Please refer to the release notes for additional information. Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 62.0.2 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c7fa8df5

http://www.nessus.org/u?a35eec72

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117667

File Name: macosx_firefox_62_0_2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 9/24/2018

Updated: 11/1/2019

Dependencies: macosx_firefox_installed.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12385

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Firefox/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/21/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/21/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12385