Mozilla Firefox: Critical Security Update

Users of Mozilla Firefox please be advised of a Critical security update fix several vulnerabilities that has been identified.
To view this vulnerability, possible remedies, and others please check out the Security Advisories at Critical Watch (http://criticalwatch.com/support/security-advisories.aspx)

RHSA-2010:0861-02: [RHSA-2010:0861-02] Critical: firefox security update
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Description:

Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL

Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.

A race condition flaw was found in the way Firefox handled Document Object

Model (DOM) element properties. Malicious HTML content could cause Firefox

to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the

user running Firefox. (CVE-2010-3765)

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 with the privileges of the user running

Firefox. (CVE-2010-3175, CVE-2010-3176, CVE-2010-3179, CVE-2010-3183,

CVE-2010-3180)
Read more at http://www.criticalwatch.com

 

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