Firefox 3.6.7 Remote Code Execution

High Nessus Plugin ID 47829


The remote Windows host contains a web browser that may allow execution of remote code.


The installed version of Firefox is 3.6.7. This version is potentially affected by a memory corruption vulnerability that could lead to arbitrary code execution. (MFSA 2010-48)


Upgrade to Firefox 3.6.8 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47829

File Name: mozilla_firefox_368.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/07/26

Modified: 2017/06/09

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Firefox/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/07/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/07/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2755

BID: 41933

OSVDB: 66786

Secunia: 40720