Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL5.x, SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91648
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update upgrades Firefox to version 45.2.0 ESR.
Security Fix(es) :
- Multiple flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Firefox. (CVE-2016-2818, CVE-2016-2819, CVE-2016-2821, CVE-2016-2822, CVE-2016-2828, CVE-2016-2831)
SolutionUpdate the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.