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Author Topic: 080924 Mozilla Firefox 3.0.2 fixes bugs, security issues [VL 5.8,VL 5.9,VL 6.0]  (Read 2689 times)

caitlyn

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Mozilla has released Firefox 3.0.2 to fix several bugs and security issues in Firefox 3.0.1:

Fixed in Firefox 3.0.2
MFSA 2008-44 resource: traversal vulnerabilities
MFSA 2008-43 BOM characters stripped from JavaScript before execution
MFSA 2008-42 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.9.0.2/1.8.1.17)
MFSA 2008-41 Privilege escalation via XPCnativeWrapper pollution
MFSA 2008-40 Forced mouse drag

See:  http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox30.html#firefox3.0.2

UPDATE: A mozila-firefox-3.0.2 package is now available in our testing repository for VL 5.9 and VL 5.9.1.  A VL 6.0 package will be posted shortly.
« Last Edit: October 24, 2008, 11:44:48 pm by caitlyn »
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Firefox 3.0.3 packages are in our repositories for VL 5.8, VL 5.9/5.9.1m and VL 6.0.
eMachines EL-1300G desktop, 1.6GHz AMD Athlon 2650e CPU, 4GB RAM, nVidia GeForce 6150 SE video
CentOS 6.5 (will try VL64-7.1 soon)

Toshiba Satellite A135-S4727,  Intel Pentium T2080 / 1.73 GHz, 2GB RAM, Intel GMA 950

HP Mini 110 netbook, 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 2GB RAM, Intel 950 video, VL 7.1