Scientific Linux Security Update : seamonkey on SL4.x i386/x86_64 (fwd)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 60620
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Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

CVE-2009-2462 Mozilla Browser engine crashes CVE-2009-2463 Mozilla Base64 decoding crash CVE-2009-2466 Mozilla JavaScript engine crashes

Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause SeaMonkey to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running SeaMonkey.

SRPM

seamonkey-1.0.9-45.el4_8.src.rpm

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?39efe381

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 60620

File Name: sl_20090723_seamonkey_on_SL4_x.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/1/2012

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/22/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2462, CVE-2009-2463, CVE-2009-2466

CWE: 189, 399