Firefox < 30.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 74440


The remote Windows host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Firefox installed on the remote host is a version prior to 30.0 and is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Memory issues exist that could lead to arbitrary code execution. Note that these issues only affect Firefox 29. (CVE-2014-1533, CVE-2014-1534)

- An out-of-bounds read issue exists in 'PropertyProvider::FindJustificationRange'.

- Use-after-free memory issues exist in 'mozilla::dom::workers::WorkerPrivateParent', 'nsTextEditRules::CreateMozBR', and the SMIL Animation Controller that could lead to code execution.
(CVE-2014-1537, CVE-2014-1538, CVE-2014-1541)

- A use-after-free memory issue exists in the event listener manager. Note that this issue only affects Firefox 29. (CVE-2014-1540)

- A buffer overflow issue exists in the Speex resampler for Web Audio that could lead to code execution.

- A buffer overflow issue exists in the Gamepad API that could lead to code execution. Note that this issue only affects Firefox 29 on Windows 8 when a physical or virtual gamepad is attached. (CVE-2014-1543)


Upgrade to Firefox 30.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74440

File Name: mozilla_firefox_30.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/06/11

Modified: 2014/07/26

Dependencies: 20862

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Required KB Items: Mozilla/Firefox/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/06/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1533, CVE-2014-1534, CVE-2014-1536, CVE-2014-1537, CVE-2014-1538, CVE-2014-1540, CVE-2014-1541, CVE-2014-1542, CVE-2014-1543

BID: 67964, 67965, 67966, 67968, 67969, 67971, 67976, 67978, 67979