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Firefox Downloaded Files Removal Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the version of Firefox
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is using Firefox, an alternative web browser.
The remote version of this software contains a weakness which may allow an
attacker to delete arbitrary files in the user download directory.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to set up a rogue website
and lure a victim on the remote host into visiting it.
See also : http://www.mozilla.org/press/mozilla-2004-10-01-02.html
Solution : Upgrade to Firefox 0.10.1 or later.
Threat Level: High
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