Virtuozzo 6 : firefox (VZLSA-2017-2831)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119228

Synopsis

The remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.

Description

An 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,
CVE-2017-7823)

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.

Solution

Update the affected firefox package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?9397718d

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2831

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119228

File Name: Virtuozzo_VZLSA-2017-2831.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/27

Modified: 2018/11/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:firefox, cpe:/o:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:6

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7793, CVE-2017-7810, CVE-2017-7814, CVE-2017-7818, CVE-2017-7819, CVE-2017-7823, CVE-2017-7824