Firefox < / Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 23930


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


The installed version of Firefox is affected by various security issues, some of which could lead to execution of arbitrary code on the affected host subject to the user's privileges.


Upgrade to Firefox / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 23930

File Name: mozilla_firefox_1509.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2006/12/20

Modified: 2017/06/06

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: 2006/11/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6497, CVE-2006-6498, CVE-2006-6499, CVE-2006-6500, CVE-2006-6501, CVE-2006-6502, CVE-2006-6503, CVE-2006-6504, CVE-2006-6506, CVE-2006-6507

BID: 21668

OSVDB: 31339, 31340, 31341, 31342, 31343, 31344, 31345, 31346, 31347, 31348

CWE: 94