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Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0331
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0331
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).

Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

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Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-4497
BugTraq ID: 76502
Debian Security Information: DSA-3345 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:1693
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:1504 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2015:2081 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:1492 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-4498
BugTraq ID: 76505
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2015 Eero Volotinen

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