FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (12b336c6-fe36-11dc-b09c-001c2514716c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31714


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The Mozilla Foundation reports of multiple security issues in Firefox, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird. Several of these issues can probably be used to run arbitrary code with the privilege of the user running the program.

- MFSA 2008-19 XUL popup spoofing variant (cross-tab popups)

- MFSA 2008-18 Java socket connection to any local port via LiveConnect

- MFSA 2008-17 Privacy issue with SSL Client Authentication

- MFSA 2008-16 HTTP Referrer spoofing with malformed URLs

- MFSA 2008-15 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:

- MFSA 2008-14 JavaScript privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31714

File Name: freebsd_pkg_12b336c6fe3611dcb09c001c2514716c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/03/31

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

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: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:flock, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox-devel, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flock, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey-devel, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/03/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4879, CVE-2008-1233, CVE-2008-1234, CVE-2008-1235, CVE-2008-1236, CVE-2008-1237, CVE-2008-1238, CVE-2008-1240, CVE-2008-1241

BID: 28448

CWE: 59, 79, 94, 287, 399