FreeBSD : Mozilla -- SVG Animation Remote Code Execution (18f39fb6-7400-4063-acaf-0806e92c094f)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95450


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


The Mozilla Foundation reports :

A use-after-free vulnerability in SVG Animation has been discovered.
An exploit built on this vulnerability has been discovered in the wild targeting Firefox and Tor Browser users on Windows.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95450

File Name: freebsd_pkg_18f39fb674004063acaf0806e92c094f.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/01

Modified: 2017/01/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:firefox-esr, 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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/30

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Firefox nsSMILTimeContainer::NotifyTimeChange() RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9079