Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL4.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 60618
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionMozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.
Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running Firefox.
(CVE-2009-2462, CVE-2009-2463, CVE-2009-2464, CVE-2009-2465, CVE-2009-2466, CVE-2009-2467, CVE-2009-2469, CVE-2009-2471)
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox package.