Mozilla Firefox < 3.0.13/3.5.2 Proxy Response DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5115

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.

Description

The installed version of Firefox is earlier than 3.0.13/3.5.2. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities. An attacker could exploit one of these issues to corrupt memory on the affected host and potentially run arbitrary code in the context of the user running the affected application.

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox 3.5.2/3.0.12 or later.

See Also

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-45.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5115

File Name: 5115.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2009/08/04

Modified: 2016/03/12

Dependencies: 9131

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2662, CVE-2009-2663, CVE-2009-2664

BID: 35927