Mozilla Firefox ESR < 60.2.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)

High Nessus Plugin ID 117919

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Mozilla Firefox ESR installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 60.2.2. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as noted in Mozilla Firefox ESR 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 ESR version 60.2.2 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: 117919

File Name: macosx_firefox_60_2_2_esr.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_esr

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Firefox/Version

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