Mozilla Firefox ESR Security Bypass Vulnerability - Sep15 (Windows)

2015-09-25T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310805748
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2017-06-15T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Mozilla Firefox ESR and is prone to security bypass vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_mozilla_firefox_esr_sec_bypass_vuln_sep15_win.nasl 6345 2017-06-15 10:00:59Z teissa $
#
# Mozilla Firefox ESR Security Bypass Vulnerability - Sep15 (Windows)
#
# Authors:
# Deependra Bapna <bdeependra@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.805748");
  script_version("$Revision: 6345 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-4498");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-06-15 12:00:59 +0200 (Thu, 15 Jun 2017) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-09-25 15:47:42 +0530 (Fri, 25 Sep 2015)");
  script_name("Mozilla Firefox ESR Security Bypass Vulnerability - Sep15 (Windows)");

  script_tag(name: "summary" , value:"This host is installed with Mozilla
  Firefox ESR and is prone to security bypass vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name: "vuldetect" , value:"Get the installed version with the help
  of detect NVT and check the version is vulnerable or not.");

  script_tag(name: "insight" , value:"The flaw exists as add-on's URL
  failure to handle exceptional conditions.");

  script_tag(name: "impact" , value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote
  attackers to manipulate a user into falsely believing a trusted site has
  initiated the installation. This could lead to users installing an add-on
  from a malicious source.

  Impact Level: Application");

  script_tag(name: "affected" , value:"Mozilla Firefox ESR version before 38.2.1 on Windows");

  script_tag(name: "solution" , value:"Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox ESR version
  38.2.1 or later, For updates refer to http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all.html");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2015-95/");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_firefox_detect_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Firefox-ESR/Win/Ver");
  exit(0);
}


include("host_details.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

## Variable Initialization
ffVer = "";

## Get version
if(!ffVer = get_app_version(cpe:CPE)){
   exit(0);
}

# Check for vulnerable version
if(version_in_range(version:ffVer, test_version:"38.0", test_version2:"38.2.0"))
{
  report = 'Installed version: ' + ffVer + '\n' +
           'Fixed version:     ' + "38.2.1" + '\n';
  security_message(data:report);
  exit(0);
}