GLSA-201908-12 : Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 127961

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VPR Score: 9.9

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201908-12 (Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Firefox. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to view a specially crafted web page, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Mozilla Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/firefox-60.8.0' All Mozilla Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/firefox-bin-60.8.0'

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2019-18/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2019-19/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2019-21/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2019-22/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-12

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 127961

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201908-12.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/08/20

Updated: 2020/09/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 9.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:firefox, p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:firefox-bin, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11707, CVE-2019-11708, CVE-2019-11709, CVE-2019-11710, CVE-2019-11711, CVE-2019-11712, CVE-2019-11713, CVE-2019-11714, CVE-2019-11715, CVE-2019-11716, CVE-2019-11717, CVE-2019-11718, CVE-2019-11719, CVE-2019-11720, CVE-2019-11721, CVE-2019-11723, CVE-2019-11724, CVE-2019-11725, CVE-2019-11727, CVE-2019-11728, CVE-2019-11729, CVE-2019-11730, CVE-2019-9811

GLSA: 201908-12