Fedora 12 : blam-1.8.5-22.fc12 / firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12 / galeon-2.0.7-20.fc12 / etc (2010-1727)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 47268

Synopsis

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

Description

Update to new upstream Firefox version 3.5.8, fixing multiple security issues detailed in the upstream advisories:
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known- vulnerabilities/firefox35.html#firefox3.5.8 Update also includes all packages depending on gecko-libs rebuilt against new version of Firefox / XULRunner.

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=566047

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=566049

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=566050

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=566051

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=566052

http://www.nessus.org/u?429f9532

http://www.nessus.org/u?c5fac908

http://www.nessus.org/u?23cb4f62

http://www.nessus.org/u?809be192

http://www.nessus.org/u?f7999407

http://www.nessus.org/u?755e870c

http://www.nessus.org/u?774cc8be

http://www.nessus.org/u?d5a22aeb

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 47268

File Name: fedora_2010-1727.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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: 2010/02/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/02/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1571, CVE-2009-3988, CVE-2010-0159, CVE-2010-0160, CVE-2010-0162

FEDORA: 2010-1727

CWE: 79, 94, 264, 399