FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (2273879e-8a2f-11dd-a6fe-0030843d3802)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 34270
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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The Mozilla Foundation reports :

MFSA 2008-37UTF-8 URL stack-based buffer overflow

MFSA 2008-38nsXMLDocument::OnChannelRedirect() same-origin violation

MFSA 2008-39Privilege escalation using feed preview page and XSS flaw

MFSA 2008-40Forced mouse drag

MFSA 2008-41Privilege escalation via XPCnativeWrapper pollution

MFSA 2008-42Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:

MFSA 2008-43BOM characters stripped from JavaScript before execution

MFSA 2008-44resource: traversal vulnerabilities

MFSA 2008-45XBM image uninitialized memory reading


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34270

File Name: freebsd_pkg_2273879e8a2f11dda6fe0030843d3802.nasl

Version: 1.26

Type: local

Published: 9/24/2008

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A: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: 9/24/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/24/2008

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0016, CVE-2008-3835, CVE-2008-3836, CVE-2008-3837, CVE-2008-4058, CVE-2008-4059, CVE-2008-4060, CVE-2008-4061, CVE-2008-4062, CVE-2008-4063, CVE-2008-4064, CVE-2008-4065, CVE-2008-4067, CVE-2008-4068, CVE-2008-4069

CWE: 22, 79, 119, 189, 200, 264, 399