Mozilla Firefox < 62.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)

High Nessus Plugin ID 117918

Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote macOS host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Mozilla Firefox installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 62.0.3. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as noted in Mozilla Firefox stable channel update release notes for 2018/10/02. 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 62.0.3 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c59dd1b

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5d12f1e

http://www.nessus.org/u?0b443a0e

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117918

File Name: macos_firefox_62_0_3.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2018/10/04

Modified: 2018/10/04

Dependencies: 55417

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12386

CVSS Score Rationale: No nvd score yet, based on standard client side remote code execution.

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSSv3

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: MacOSX/Firefox/Installed

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/10/02

Reference Information

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

BID: 105460

MFSA: 2018-24

IAVA: 2018-A-0309