Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL6.x i386/x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123435

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.6.1 ESR.

Security Fix(es) :

- Mozilla: IonMonkey MArraySlice has incorrect alias information (CVE-2019-9810)

- Mozilla: Ionmonkey type confusion with __proto__ mutations (CVE-2019-9813)

Solution

Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b57af18f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 123435

File Name: sl_20190327_firefox_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/28

Updated: 2019/05/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9810, CVE-2019-9813