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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 5 2006-547: firefox

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the firefox package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-547 (firefox).

Mozilla Firefox is an open-source web browser, designed for standards
compliance, performance and portability.

Update Information:

A bug was found in the way Firefox handles
iframe.contentWindow.focus() calls. A malicious web page
could potentially execute arbitrary code as the user running
firefox.

Users of Firefox are advised to update to this package,
which contains a version of Firefox not vulnerable to this
issue.


Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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