Fedora 13 : seamonkey-2.0.14-1.fc13 (2011-6258)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53864


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to new upstream SeaMonkey version 2.0.14, fixing multiple security issues detailed in the upstream advisories :

http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/seamonkey20.html #seamonkey2.0.14

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.


Update the affected seamonkey package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53864

File Name: fedora_2011-6258.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/11

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:seamonkey, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:13

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/29

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Mozilla Firefox "nsTreeRange" Dangling Pointer Vulnerability)

Reference Information

OSVDB: 72075, 72076, 72077, 72078, 72080, 72081, 72082, 72083, 72084, 72085, 72086, 72087, 72088, 72089, 72090

FEDORA: 2011-6258