Scientific Linux Security Update : seamonkey on SL3.0.9 i386/x86_64

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 60626


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


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.



Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 60626

File Name: sl_20090728_seamonkey_on_SL3_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/08/01

Modified: 2016/12/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#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

Reference Information

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

CWE: 189, 399