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PostPosted: Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 202004-07 ] Mozilla Firefox Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 202004-07)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2020-04-04
Bug(s): #716098
ID: 202004-07

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Firefox, the
worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.


Background

Mozilla Firefox is a popular open-source web browser from the Mozilla
Project.


Affected Packages

Package: www-client/firefox
Vulnerable: < 68.6.1
Unaffected: >= 68.6.1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Firefox. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to view a specially crafted web
page, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Mozilla Firefox ESR users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-68.6.1"
   


References

CVE-2020-6819
CVE-2020-6820

MFSA-2020-11


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