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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.130053
Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0331
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0331
Description:Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0331

Vulnerability Insight:
Updated firefox packages fix security vulnerabilities: A flaw was found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Firefox (CVE-2015-4497). A flaw was found in the way Firefox handled installation of add-ons. An attacker could use this flaw to bypass the add-on installation prompt, and trick the user into installing an add-on from a malicious source (CVE-2015-4498).

Solution:
Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

CVSS Score:
10.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-4497
BugTraq ID: 76502
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76502
Debian Security Information: DSA-3345 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3345
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-406
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:1693
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1693.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033397
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:1504 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-09/msg00013.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:2081 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00025.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:1492 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-09/msg00000.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2723-1
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-4498
BugTraq ID: 76505
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76505
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033396
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2015 Eero Volotinen

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