GLSA-200609-19 : Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 22470
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-19 (Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities)
A number of vulnerabilities were found and fixed in Mozilla Firefox.
For details please consult the references below.
The most severe vulnerability involves enticing a user to visit a malicious website, crashing the browser and executing arbitrary code with the rights of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Mozilla Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/mozilla-firefox-18.104.22.168' Users of the binary package should upgrade as well:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin-22.214.171.124'