Firefox < Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 28329


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 :

- Three bugs that can result in crashes with traces of memory corruption

- A cross-site scripting vulnerability involving support for the 'jar:' URI scheme

- A timing issue when setting the 'window.location' property that could be leveraged to conduct cross-site request forgery attacks.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 28329

File Name: mozilla_firefox_20010.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/11/27

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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/11/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5947, CVE-2007-5959, CVE-2007-5960

BID: 26385, 26589, 26593

OSVDB: 38463, 38867, 38868

CWE: 22, 79