Mozilla Firefox < 62.0.2 Vulnerability (macOS)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117667

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: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2018/09/24

Updated: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 55417

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12385

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Firefox/Installed

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12385