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critical Nessus Plugin ID 119636


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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Mozilla Foundation reports :

CVE-2018-12407: Buffer overflow with ANGLE library when using VertexBuffer11 module

CVE-2018-17466: Buffer overflow and out-of-bounds read in ANGLE library with TextureStorage11

CVE-2018-18492: Use-after-free with select element

CVE-2018-18493: Buffer overflow in accelerated 2D canvas with Skia

CVE-2018-18494: Same-origin policy violation using location attribute and performance.getEntries to steal cross-origin URLs

CVE-2018-18495: WebExtension content scripts can be loaded in about:

CVE-2018-18496: Embedded feed preview page can be abused for clickjacking

CVE-2018-18497: WebExtensions can load arbitrary URLs through pipe separators

CVE-2018-18498: Integer overflow when calculating buffer sizes for images

CVE-2018-12406: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 64

CVE-2018-12405: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 64 and Firefox ESR 60.4


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119636

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d10b49b28d0249e8afde0844626317af.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 12/13/2018

Updated: 4/28/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


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: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox-esr, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxul, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:waterfox, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

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-2018-12406, CVE-2018-12407, CVE-2018-17466, CVE-2018-18492, CVE-2018-18493, CVE-2018-18494, CVE-2018-18495, CVE-2018-18496, CVE-2018-18497, CVE-2018-18498