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Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24875


The remote Windows host contains a web browser that can be manipulated remotely for network abuse.


The FTP client support in the installed version of Firefox has a flaw that could allow a remote attacker with control of an FTP server to perform a rudimentary port scan of, for example, the user's internal network.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24875

File Name: mozilla_firefox_15011.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/03/23

Modified: 2017/06/06

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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: 2007/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1562

BID: 23082

OSVDB: 43498