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

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 62809


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: 62809

File Name: sl_20090722_seamonkey_on_SL4_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/11/05

Updated: 2019/01/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

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