Debian DSA-4310-1 : firefox-esr - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 117909

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Two security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web browser, which could potentially result in the execution of arbitrary code inside the sandboxed content process.

Solution

Upgrade the firefox-esr packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 60.2.2esr-1~deb9u1.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/firefox-esr

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/firefox-esr

http://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4310

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117909

File Name: debian_DSA-4310.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/04

Modified: 2018/10/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:firefox-esr, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12386, CVE-2018-12387

DSA: 4310