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Critical Vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox, Belmoo and Nobel Peace Prize Site

Author : Admin

Latest vulnerability has been found in Mozilla Firefox v3.5 and v3.6 that is caused due to an unspecified error and can be exploited to execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into visiting a specially crafted site. If a user visited an infected site, the malware might be installed on the user’s computer without warning. The malware is delivered and installed by way of a malicious JavaScript that exploit a vulnerability in Firefox v3.5 and v3.6.

The malware ( Trojan ) was initially reported as live on the Nobel Peace Prize site and that specific site is now being blocked by Firefox’s built-in malware protection. However, the exploit code could still be live on other site. The Malicious JavaScript as Exploit:JS/Belmoo and the payload as Backdoor::Win32/Belmoo.A ( BKDR_NINDYA.A : Trend Micro ). … continue reading : Critical Vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox, Belmoo and Nobel Peace Prize Site.

28 October 2010 at 16:26 - Comments

Vulnerability Web Browser Firefox 3.5 with Highly Critical Security

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Mozilla Firefox 3.5 was released June 30th, 2009 that is claimed as the best modern web browser and more faster to render web pages. However, in July 13, 2009, SBerry has discovered a vulnerability in web browser Mozilla Firefox, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user’s system. This is the first vulnerability of Mozilla Firefox v3.5 that was published.

Mozilla Firefox with new features like private browsing, tear-off tabs and enhancements to the Awesome Bar, plus major performance enhancements. In the security improvement, secure surfing is top priority, anti phishing, anti malware technology and have added private browsing and “forget this site” options to ensure our privacy. … continue reading : Vulnerability Web Browser Firefox 3.5 with Highly Critical Security.

15 July 2009 at 12:50 - Comments