Fedora Core 4 : firefox-1.0.7-1.2.fc4 (2006-076)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20848
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionMozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.
A denial of service bug was found in the way Firefox saves history information. If a user visits a web page with a very long title, it is possible Firefox will crash or take a very long time to start the next time it is run. (CVE-2005-4134)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.