SuSE 10 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (ZYPP Patch Number 2423)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update brings MozillaFirefox to the security update release
1.5.0.9, including the following security fixes.

http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html

- Crashes with evidence of memory corruption were fixed in
the layout engine. CVE-2006-6498 / MFSA 2006-68: Crashes
with evidence of memory corruption were fixed in the
JavaScript engine. CVE-2006-6499 / MFSA 2006-68: Crashes
regarding floating point usage were fixed. CVE-2006-6500
/ MFSA 2006-69: This issue only affects Windows systems,
Linux is not affected. CVE-2006-6501 / MFSA 2006-70: A
privilege escalation using a watch point was fixed.
CVE-2006-6502 / MFSA 2006-71: A LiveConnect crash
finalizing JS objects was fixed. CVE-2006-6503 / MFSA
2006-72: A XSS problem caused by setting img.src to
javascript: URI was fixed. CVE-2006-6504 / MFSA 2006-73:
A Mozilla SVG Processing Remote Code Execution was
fixed. CVE-2006-6505 / MFSA 2006-74: Some Mail header
processing heap overflows were fixed. CVE-2006-6506 /
MFSA 2006-75: The RSS Feed-preview referrer leak was
fixed. CVE-2006-6507 / MFSA 2006-76: A XSS problem using
outer window's Function object was fixed. (CVE-2006-6497
/ MFSA 2006-68)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6497.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6498.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6499.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6500.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6501.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6502.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6503.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6504.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6505.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6506.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6507.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2423.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

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