SuSE 10 Security Update : XULRunner (ZYPP Patch Number 6734)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Mozilla XULRunner engine was updated to version 1.9.0.16, fixing
lots of bugs and various security issues.

The following issues were fixed :

- Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (1.9.0.16).
(MFSA 2009-65 / CVE-2009-3979 / CVE-2009-3981)

- (bmo#487872) NTLM reflection vulnerability. (MFSA
2009-68 / CVE-2009-3983)

- (bmo#521461,bmo#514232) Location bar spoofing
vulnerabilities. (MFSA 2009-69 / CVE-2009-3984 /
CVE-2009-3985)

- (bmo#522430) Privilege escalation via chrome
window.opener. (MFSA 2009-70 / CVE-2009-3986)

See also :

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-65.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-68.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-69.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-70.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3979.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3981.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3983.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3984.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3985.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3986.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6734.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49898 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3979
CVE-2009-3981
CVE-2009-3983
CVE-2009-3984
CVE-2009-3985
CVE-2009-3986

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