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Security Update:Mozilla released a Security Update to address CRITICAL, HIGH, MEDIUM, and LOW security vulnerabilities in Firefox and ESR

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 10:24

Reason

Security update

Impact

Firefox and ESR users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Mozilla released a Security Update to address CRITICAL, HIGH, MEDIUM, and LOW security vulnerabilities in Firefox and ESR.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to:

 

VULNERABILITIES FIXED IN:

  • Firefox
  • Firefox ESR

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of an affected system.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.

2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer:

  • Firefoxis setup by default to auto update.
  • If you want to do a manual update refer to the Advisory listed above and apply necessary updates.

 

RELATED LINKS

IT Security http://it.ucsf.edu/security