Mozilla Firefox ESR < 68.0.2

critical Nessus Plugin ID 128062
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Synopsis

A web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The version of Firefox ESR installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 68.0.2. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the mfsa2019-24 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox ESR version 68.0.2 or later.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2019-24/

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 128062

File Name: mozilla_firefox_68_0_2_esr.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 8/22/2019

Updated: 4/27/2020

Dependencies: mozilla_org_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11733

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3

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: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Firefox/Version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/14/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/14/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11733

MFSA: 2019-24