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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Check for the version of the MozillaFirefox,MozillaThunderbird,seamonkey package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:068 (MozillaFirefox,MozillaThunderbird,seamonkey).
MozillaFirefox has been updated to the security update release
188.8.131.52, MozillaThunderbird has been updated to 184.108.40.206, and the
Mozilla Seamonkey suite has been updated to 1.0.6 to fix the following
Full details of the security problems can be found on:
MFSA 2006-65: This issue is split into 3 sub-entries, for ongoing
stability improvements in the Mozilla browsers:
CVE-2006-5464: Layout engine flaws were fixed.
CVE-2006-5747: A xml.prototype.hasOwnProperty flaw was fixed.
MFSA 2006-66/CVE-2006-5462: MFSA 2006-60 reported that RSA digital
signatures with a low exponent (typically 3) could be forged. Firefox
and Thunderbird 220.127.116.11, which incorporated NSS version 3.10.2,
were incompletely patched and remained vulnerable to a variant of
MFSA 2006-67/CVE-2006-5463: shutdown demonstrated that it was possible
to modify a Script object while it was executing, potentially leading
Note that Mozilla Suite updates for products before SUSE Linux 10.1 / SLES 10
are not available yet due to backporting problems.
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_68_mozilla.html
Network Security Threat Level: High
Networks Security ID:
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