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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.870976
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for firefox RHSA-2013:0696-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL
Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.

Several flaws were 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-2013-0788)

A flaw was found in the way Same Origin Wrappers were implemented in
Firefox. A malicious site could use this flaw to bypass the same-origin
policy and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running
Firefox. (CVE-2013-0795)

A flaw was found in the embedded WebGL library in Firefox. A web page
containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Firefox.
Note: This issue only affected systems using the Intel Mesa graphics
drivers. (CVE-2013-0796)

An out-of-bounds write flaw was found in the embedded Cairo library in
Firefox. 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-2013-0800)

A flaw was found in the way Firefox handled the JavaScript history
functions. A malicious site could cause a web page to be displayed that has
a baseURI pointing to a different site, allowing cross-site scripting (XSS)
and phishing attacks. (CVE-2013-0793)

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues.
Upstream acknowledges Olli Pettay, Jesse Ruderman, Boris Zbarsky, Christian
Holler, Milan Sreckovic, Joe Drew, Cody Crews, miaubiz, Abhishek Arya, and
Mariusz Mlynski as the original reporters of these issues.

For technical details regarding these flaws, refer to the Mozilla security
advisories for Firefox 17.0.5 ESR. You can find a link to the Mozilla
advisories in the References section of this erratum.

All Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
Firefox version 17.0.5 ESR, which corrects these issues. After installing
the update, Firefox must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

Affected Software/OS:
firefox on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

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-2013-0788
Debian Security Information: DSA-2699 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2699
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16629
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:0696
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0696.html
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:0697
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0697.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2013:0645 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-04/msg00013.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2013:0850 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-05/msg00019.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:0630 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-04/msg00009.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:0631 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-04/msg00010.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:0875 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00012.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1791-1
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-0793
BugTraq ID: 58837
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/58837
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16928
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-0795
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16842
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-0796
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-0800
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16909
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