Debian Security Advisory DSA 4199-1 (firefox-esr - security update)

Published: 2018-05-09 22:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
firefox-esr on Debian Linux

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 52.8.0esr-1~deb8u1. For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 52.8.0esr-1~deb9u1. We recommend that you upgrade your firefox-esr Linux Distribution Packages. For the detailed security status of firefox-esr please refer to its security tracker page linked in the references.

Several security issues have been found in the Mozilla Firefox web browser: Multiple memory safety errors and other implementation errors may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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