|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for firefox (USN-4474-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'; package(s) announced via the USN-4474-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'
package(s) announced via the USN-4474-1 advisory.
Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were
tricked in to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could
potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service, trick the user
in to installing a malicious extension, spoof the URL bar, leak sensitive
information between origins, or execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2020-15664,
CVE-2020-15665, CVE-2020-15666, CVE-2020-15670)
It was discovered that NSS incorrectly handled certain signatures.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.
(CVE-2020-12400, CVE-2020-12401, CVE-2020-6829)
A data race was discovered when importing certificate information in to
the trust store. An attacker could potentially exploit this to cause an
unspecified impact. (CVE-2020-15668)
'firefox' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-6829|
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
|This is only one of 85075 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.|
To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.