Mozilla Firefox ESR < 60.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 119605


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


The version of Mozilla Firefox ESR installed on the remote macOS host is prior to 60.4. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as noted in Mozilla Firefox ESR stable channel update release notes for 2018/12/11. 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.


Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox ESR version 60.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119605

File Name: macosx_firefox_60_4_esr.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 12/12/2018

Updated: 11/1/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12405


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Firefox/Version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/11/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/11/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12405, CVE-2018-17466, CVE-2018-18492, CVE-2018-18493, CVE-2018-18494, CVE-2018-18498