Firefox < 1.0.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 15712


The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The installed version of Firefox is earlier than 1.0.0. Such versions have multiple vulnerabilities that could result in a denial of service, local file disclosure, or password disclosure. These vulnerabilities are due to the fact that Firefox does handle the <IMG> tag correctly.


Upgrade to Firefox 1.0.0 or later.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 15712

File Name: mozilla_firefox_img.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2004/11/13

Modified: 2013/05/23

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Firefox/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/11/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/06/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0141, CVE-2005-0143, CVE-2005-0144, CVE-2005-0145, CVE-2005-0146, CVE-2005-0147, CVE-2005-0150

BID: 11648, 12407

OSVDB: 13331, 13332, 13334, 13335, 13336, 13337, 13338