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RHSA-2009:0436 -- firefox security update (Critical)

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29267

Updated firefox packages that fix several security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5. This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team. Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox. Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code as the user running Firefox. (CVE-2009-1302 CVE-2009-1303 CVE-2009-1304 CVE-2009-1305)

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • CentOS Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Class:
patch
Reference(s):
  • RHSA-2009:0436
  • CESA-2009:0436-CentOS 5
  • CVE-2009-0652
  • CVE-2009-1302
  • CVE-2009-1303
  • CVE-2009-1304
  • CVE-2009-1305
  • CVE-2009-1306
  • CVE-2009-1307
  • CVE-2009-1308
  • CVE-2009-1309
  • CVE-2009-1310
  • CVE-2009-1311
  • CVE-2009-1312
Product(s):
  • firefox
  • xulrunner