Fedora Core 5 : firefox- (2007-281)

high Nessus Plugin ID 24716
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The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Thu Feb 22 2007 Martin Stransky <stransky at redhat.com>

- Update to

- Wed Dec 20 2006 Christopher Aillon <caillon at redhat.com> -

- Update to

- Tue Nov 7 2006 Christopher Aillon <caillon at redhat.com> -

- Update to

- Fix up a few items in the download manager

- Use the bullet character for password fields.

- Add pango printing patch from Behdad.

- Wed Sep 13 2006 Christopher Aillon <caillon at redhat.com> -

- Update to

- Bring in pango patches from rawhide to fix MathML and cursor positioning

- Tue Aug 8 2006 Jesse Keating <jkeating at redhat.com>

- Use dist tag

- rebuild

- Thu Aug 3 2006 Kai Engert <kengert at redhat.com> -

- Update to

- Thu Jul 27 2006 Christopher Aillon <caillon at redhat.com> -

- Update to

- Wed Jun 14 2006 Kai Engert <kengert at redhat.com> -

- Force 'gmake -j1' on ppc ppc64 s390 s390x

- Mon Jun 12 2006 Kai Engert <kengert at redhat.com> -

- Firefox

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Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24716

File Name: fedora_2007-281.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/27/2007

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:firefox, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:firefox-debuginfo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2/26/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6077, CVE-2007-0008, CVE-2007-0775, CVE-2007-0776, CVE-2007-0777, CVE-2007-0778, CVE-2007-0779, CVE-2007-0780, CVE-2007-0800, CVE-2007-0981, CVE-2007-0995, CVE-2007-0996

FEDORA: 2007-281

CWE: 79, 119, 189