Fedora 12 : Miro-2.5.2-7.fc12 / blam-1.8.5-21.fc12 / firefox-3.5.6-1.fc12 / galeon-2.0.7-19.fc12 / etc (2009-13366)

High Nessus Plugin ID 43339

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Update to new upstream Firefox version 3.5.6, fixing multiple security issues detailed in the upstream advisories:
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known- vulnerabilities/firefox35.html#firefox3.5.6 Update also includes all packages depending on gecko-libs rebuilt against new version of Firefox / XULRunner. CVE-2009-3979 CVE-2009-3980 CVE-2009-3982 CVE-2009-3983 CVE-2009-3984 CVE-2009-3985 CVE-2009-3986 CVE-2009-3388 CVE-2009-3389

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/known-

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546694

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546720

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546722

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546724

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546726

http://www.nessus.org/u?9b2d5481

http://www.nessus.org/u?5f928a2f

http://www.nessus.org/u?94113072

http://www.nessus.org/u?357b8c71

http://www.nessus.org/u?d72d5e20

http://www.nessus.org/u?14bfdbc4

http://www.nessus.org/u?28e7a2ad

http://www.nessus.org/u?273b888e

http://www.nessus.org/u?6fac847e

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 43339

File Name: fedora_2009-13366.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/18

Updated: 2018/11/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:Miro, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:blam, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:firefox, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:galeon, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnome-python2-extras, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gnome-web-photo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mozvoikko, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xulrunner, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3388, CVE-2009-3389, CVE-2009-3979, CVE-2009-3980, CVE-2009-3982, CVE-2009-3983, CVE-2009-3984, CVE-2009-3985, CVE-2009-3986

FEDORA: 2009-13366

CWE: 94, 189, 399