Mozilla Firefox < 55 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)

2017-08-10T00:00:00
ID MACOSX_FIREFOX_55_0.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2017-10-09T00:00:00

Description

The version of Mozilla Firefox installed on the remote macOS or Mac OS X host is prior to 55. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, some of which allow code execution and potentially exploitable application crashes.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(102357);
  script_version("$Revision: 1.3 $");
  script_cvs_date("$Date: 2017/10/09 14:58:11 $");

  script_cve_id(
    "CVE-2017-7753",
    "CVE-2017-7779",
    "CVE-2017-7780",
    "CVE-2017-7781",
    "CVE-2017-7782",
    "CVE-2017-7783",
    "CVE-2017-7784",
    "CVE-2017-7785",
    "CVE-2017-7786",
    "CVE-2017-7787",
    "CVE-2017-7788",
    "CVE-2017-7789",
    "CVE-2017-7791",
    "CVE-2017-7792",
    "CVE-2017-7794",
    "CVE-2017-7797",
    "CVE-2017-7798",
    "CVE-2017-7799",
    "CVE-2017-7800",
    "CVE-2017-7801",
    "CVE-2017-7802",
    "CVE-2017-7803",
    "CVE-2017-7806",
    "CVE-2017-7807",
    "CVE-2017-7808",
    "CVE-2017-7809"
  );
  script_bugtraq_id(
    100196,
    100197,
    100198,
    100199,
    100201,
    100202,
    100203,
    100206
  );
  script_osvdb_id(
    162894,
    162895,
    162896,
    162897,
    162898,
    162899,
    162900,
    162901,
    162902,
    162903,
    162904,
    162905,
    162906,
    162907,
    162908,
    162910,
    162911,
    162912,
    162913,
    162914,
    162915,
    162916,
    162917,
    162918,
    162919,
    162920,
    162921,
    162922,
    162923,
    162924,
    162925,
    162926,
    162927,
    162928,
    162929,
    162930,
    162931,
    162932,
    162933,
    162934,
    162935,
    162936,
    162937,
    162938,
    162939,
    162940,
    162941,
    162942,
    162944,
    162945,
    162947,
    162948,
    162950,
    162951,
    162953,
    162954
  );
  script_xref(name:"MFSA", value:"2017-18");

  script_name(english:"Mozilla Firefox < 55 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks the version of Firefox.");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"synopsis", value:
"A web browser installed on the remote macOS or Mac OS X host is
affected by multiple vulnerabilities.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"description", value:
"The version of Mozilla Firefox installed on the remote macOS or Mac
OS X host is prior to 55. It is, therefore, affected by multiple
vulnerabilities, some of which allow code execution and potentially
exploitable application crashes.");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"see_also", value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-18/");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:
"Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 55 or later.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No known exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2017/08/08");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2017/08/08");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2017/08/10");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_family(english:"MacOS X Local Security Checks");

  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");

  script_dependencies("macosx_firefox_installed.nasl");
  script_require_keys("MacOSX/Firefox/Installed");

  exit(0);
}

include("mozilla_version.inc");

kb_base = "MacOSX/Firefox";
get_kb_item_or_exit(kb_base+"/Installed");

version = get_kb_item_or_exit(kb_base+"/Version", exit_code:1);
path = get_kb_item_or_exit(kb_base+"/Path", exit_code:1);

if (get_kb_item(kb_base + '/is_esr')) exit(0, 'The Mozilla Firefox installation is in the ESR branch.');

mozilla_check_version(product:'firefox', version:version, path:path, esr:FALSE, fix:'55', severity:SECURITY_HOLE);