Firefox < 1.0.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 18243

Synopsis

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

Description

The installed version of Firefox is earlier than 1.0.4. Such versions have multiple vulnerabilities that may allow arbitrary code execution.

Solution

Upgrade to Firefox 1.0.4 or later.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2005-42/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2005-43/

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2005-44/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18243

File Name: mozilla_firefox_104.nasl

Version: 1.28

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/12/2005

Updated: 7/16/2018

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/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: 5/11/2005

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/7/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1476, CVE-2005-1477, CVE-2005-1531, CVE-2005-1532

BID: 13544, 13641, 13645