FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (d23119df-335d-11e2-b64c-c8600054b392)

high Nessus Plugin ID 62979


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The Mozilla Project reports :

MFSA 2012-91 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:17.0/ rv:10.0.11)

MFSA 2012-92 Buffer overflow while rendering GIF images

MFSA 2012-93 evalInSanbox location context incorrectly applied

MFSA 2012-94 Crash when combining SVG text on path with CSS

MFSA 2012-95 Javascript: URLs run in privileged context on New Tab page

MFSA 2012-96 Memory corruption in str_unescape

MFSA 2012-97 XMLHttpRequest inherits incorrect principal within sandbox

MFSA 2012-98 Firefox installer DLL hijacking

MFSA 2012-99 XrayWrappers exposes chrome-only properties when not in chrome compartment

MFSA 2012-100 Improper security filtering for cross-origin wrappers

MFSA 2012-101 Improper character decoding in HZ-GB-2312 charset

MFSA 2012-102 Script entered into Developer Toolbar runs with chrome privileges

MFSA 2012-103 Frames can shadow top.location

MFSA 2012-104 CSS and HTML injection through Style Inspector

MFSA 2012-105 Use-after-free and buffer overflow issues found

MFSA 2012-106 Use-after-free, buffer overflow, and memory corruption issues found using Address Sanitizer


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 62979

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d23119df335d11e2b64cc8600054b392.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Published: 11/21/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:libxul, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-thunderbird, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:thunderbird, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 11/20/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/20/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4201, CVE-2012-4202, CVE-2012-4203, CVE-2012-4204, CVE-2012-4205, CVE-2012-4206, CVE-2012-4207, CVE-2012-4208, CVE-2012-4209, CVE-2012-4210, CVE-2012-4212, CVE-2012-4213, CVE-2012-4214, CVE-2012-4215, CVE-2012-4216, CVE-2012-4217, CVE-2012-4218, CVE-2012-5829, CVE-2012-5830, CVE-2012-5833, CVE-2012-5835, CVE-2012-5836, CVE-2012-5837, CVE-2012-5838, CVE-2012-5839, CVE-2012-5840, CVE-2012-5841, CVE-2012-5842, CVE-2012-5843