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AU-2007.0025 -- AusCERT Update - [FreeBSD] - Firefox now available on FreeBSD

Date: 29 November 2007
References: AA-2007.0013  

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AusCERT Update AU-2007.0025 - [FreeBSD]
Firefox now available on FreeBSD
29 November 2007        

        AusCERT Update Summary

Product:              Mozilla Firefox
Operating System:     FreeBSD
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
                      Cross-site Scripting
                      Denial of Service
                      Provide Misleading Information
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-5960 CVE-2007-5959 CVE-2007-5947
Member content until: Thursday, December 27 2007

Ref:                  AA-2007.0013

Original Bulletin:

The latest release of Firefox ( is now available on FreeBSD.

This release corrects three security vulnerabilities ranging from the
execution of arbitrary code to cross site scripting.

For more details please see the alert referenced above.

AusCERT has made every effort to ensure that the information contained
in this document is accurate.  However, the decision to use the information
described is the responsibility of each user or organisation. The decision to
follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is
the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in
accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT
takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or
acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin.

If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in 
any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT 
Incident Reporting Form at:

Australian Computer Emergency Response Team
The University of Queensland
Qld 4072

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