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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Check for the version of the mozilla package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-075 (mozilla).
Mozilla is an open-source web browser, designed for standards
compliance, performance and portability.
Mozilla is an open source Web browser, advanced email and
newsgroup client, IRC chat client, and HTML editor.
Igor Bukanov discovered a bug in the way Mozilla's
visits a malicious web page, Mozilla could crash or execute
arbitrary code as the user running Mozilla. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project assigned the name
CVE-2006-0292 to this issue.
moz_bug_r_a4 discovered a bug in Mozilla's
XULDocument.persist() function. A malicious web page could
inject arbitrary RDF data into a user's localstore.rdf file,
a user runs Mozilla. (CVE-2006-0296)
A denial of service bug was found in the way Mozilla saves
history information. If a user visits a web page with a very
long title, it is possible Mozilla will crash or take a very
long time to start the next time it is run. (CVE-2005-4134)
Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High
Networks Security ID:
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security
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