Mozilla Firefox < 67.0.2 Vulnerability
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700734
SynopsisA web browser installed on the remote Windows host is affected by a vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of Firefox installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 67.0.2. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the mfsa2019-16 advisory.
- A hyperlink using protocols associated with Internet Explorer, such as IE.HTTP:, can be used to open local files at a known location with Internet Explorer if a user approves execution when prompted.
Note: this issue only occurs on Windows. Other operating systems are unaffected. (CVE-2019-11702)
SolutionUpgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 67.0.2 or later.