Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x < 3.6.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5580
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Synopsis

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

Description

Versions of Firefox 3.6.x prior to 3.6.4 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple crashes can result in code execution. (MFSA 2010-26)
- Freed object reuse across plugin instances. (MFSA 2010-28)
- A heap buffer overflow in 'nsGenericDOMDataNode::SetTextInternal'. (MFSA 2010-29)
- An integer overflow in XSLT node sorting. (MFSA 2010-30)
- The 'focus()' behavior can be used to inject or steal keystrokes. (MFSA 2010-31)
- The 'Content-Disposition: attachment' HTTP header is ignored when 'Content-Type: multipart' is also present. (MFSA 2010-32)
- It is possible to reverse engineer the value used to seed 'Math.random()'. (MFSA 2008-33)

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox 3.6.4 or later.

See Also

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-26.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-29.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-30.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-28.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-31.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-32.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-33.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox36.html#firefox3.6.4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5580

Family: Web Clients

Published: 6/23/2010

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 9131

Nessus ID: 47124

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 6/22/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/13/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1197, CVE-2010-1198, CVE-2010-1199, CVE-2010-1200, CVE-2008-5913, CVE-2010-1125, CVE-2010-1196, CVE-2010-1202, CVE-2010-1203

BID: 41082, 41090, 41102, 41103, 33276, 40701, 41087, 41094, 41099, 41050