Virtuozzo 6 : firefox (VZLSA-2017-2831)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119228
SynopsisThe remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn update for firefox is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser.
This update upgrades Firefox to version 52.4.0 ESR.
Security Fix(es) :
* Multiple flaws were found in the processing of malformed web
content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox
to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges
of the user running Firefox. (CVE-2017-7810, CVE-2017-7793,
CVE-2017-7818, CVE-2017-7819, CVE-2017-7824, CVE-2017-7814,
Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these
issues. Upstream acknowledges Christoph Diehl, Jan de Mooij, Jason
Kratzer, Randell Jesup, Tom Ritter, Tyson Smith, Sebastian Hengst,
Abhishek Arya, Nils, Omair, Andre Weissflog, FranASSois Marier, and Jun
Kokatsu as the original reporters.
Note that Tenable Network Security has attempted to extract the
preceding description block directly from the corresponding Red Hat
security advisory. Virtuozzo provides no description for VZLSA
advisories. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format
it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox package.