SuSE 10 Security Update : Mozilla XULrunner (ZYPP Patch Number 6777)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mozilla XULrunner was upgraded to 1.9.0.17 fixing some bugs and
regressions.

The following security bug has been fixed :

- The nsObserverList::FillObserverArray function in
xpcom/ds/nsObserverList.cpp in Mozilla Firefox before
3.5.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (application crash) via a crafted website that
triggers memory consumption and an accompanying Low
Memory alert dialog, and also triggers attempted removal
of an observer from an empty observers array.
(CVE-2010-0220)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0220.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6777.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49899 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0220

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