Oracle Linux 4 / 5 : firefox (ELSA-2007-0724)
High Nessus Plugin ID 67548
SynopsisThe remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionFrom Red Hat Security Advisory 2007:0724 :
Updated firefox packages that fix several security bugs are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.
This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.
Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.
A flaw was found in the way Firefox cached web pages on the local disk. A malicious web page may be able to inject arbitrary HTML into a browsing session if the user reloads a targeted site. (CVE-2007-3656)
Users of Firefox are advised to upgrade to these erratum packages, which contain backported patches that correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox packages.