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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0598

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2008:0598.

Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser.

An integer overflow flaw was found in the way Firefox displayed certain web
content. A malicious web site could cause Firefox to crash, or execute
arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running Firefox.

A flaw was found in the way Firefox handled certain command line URLs. If
another application passed Firefox a malformed URL, it could result in
Firefox executing local malicious content with chrome privileges.

All firefox users should upgrade to this updated package, which contains
backported patches that correct these issues.

Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-2785
BugTraq ID: 29802
Bugtraq: 20080717 ZDI-08-044: Mozilla Firefox CSSValue Array Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20080729 rPSA-2008-0238-1 firefox (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1614 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1615 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1621 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1697 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2008:0616
XForce ISS Database: firefox-unspecified-code-execution(43167)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-2933
BugTraq ID: 30242
CERT/CC vulnerability note: VU#130923
XForce ISS Database: firefox-commandline-uri-security-bypass(43832)
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