Mozilla Firefox Plugin Detection

Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4745

Synopsis

The remote Firefox web browser is configured to use browser plugins.

Description

The remote Firefox web browser is configured to use browser plugins. A browser plugin adds functionality to the browser and often extends its attack surface. Many Firefox browser plugins are created and maintained by third-party software vendors or enthusiasts.

Solution

You should manually inspect the following plugin to ensure that it is allowed according to corporate policies and guidelines.

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 4745

File Name: 4745.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2008/11/12

Modified: 2016/03/12

Dependencies: 9131

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox