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VPR Score: 7.4
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity vulnerabilities have been discovered and corrected in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x :
(CVE-2009-2462, CVE-2009-2463, CVE-2009-2464, CVE-2009-2465, CVE-2009-2466, CVE-2009-2468, CVE-2009-2471)
Attila Suszter discovered a flaw in the way Firefox processed Flash content, which could cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the program.
It was discovered that Firefox did not properly handle some SVG content, which could lead to a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the program.
This update provides the latest Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x to correct these issues.
Additionally, some packages which require so, have been rebuilt and are being provided as updates.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.