FreeBSD : mozilla -- Heap buffer overflow mixing document.write and DOM insertion (c223b00d-e272-11df-8e32-000f20797ede)

High Nessus Plugin ID 50404


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The Mozilla Project reports :

MFSA 2010-73 Heap buffer overflow mixing document.write and DOM insertion


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50404

File Name: freebsd_pkg_c223b00de27211df8e32000f20797ede.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/10/29

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxul, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox-devel, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/10/27

Exploitable With


Metasploit (Mozilla Firefox Interleaved document.write/appendChild Memory Corruption)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3765