Mozilla Firefox 1.5.x < 1.5.0.9 / 2.x < 2.0.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3868
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Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser installed that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Mozilla Firefox 1.5.x prior to 1.5.0.9, or 2.x prior to 2.0.0.1 are affected by various security issues, some of which may lead to execution of arbitrary code on the affected host subject to the user's privileges.

Solution

Upgrade to Firefox 1.5.0.9 / 2.0.0.1 or higher.

See Also

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-68.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-69.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-70.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-71.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-72.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-73.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-75.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-76.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3868

Family: Web Clients

Published: 12/21/2006

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 9131

Nessus ID: 23930

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6497, CVE-2006-6498, CVE-2006-6501, CVE-2006-6502, CVE-2006-6503, CVE-2006-6504, CVE-2006-6505, CVE-2006-6499, CVE-2006-6500, CVE-2006-6506, CVE-2006-6507

BID: 21668