Slackware 12.2 : mozilla-firefox (SSA:2009-215-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40473


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


A new mozilla-firefox package is available for Slackware 12.2 to fix security issues. The updated packages may also be used with Slackware 11.0 or newer.


Update the affected mozilla-firefox package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40473

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2009-215-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/08/04

Modified: 2016/05/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:mozilla-firefox, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/03

Reference Information

BID: 35888, 35891

SSA: 2009-215-01