openSUSE Security Update : mozilla-nss (openSUSE-SU-2013:1539-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Mozilla NSS was updated to 3.15.2 (bnc#842979)

- Support for AES-GCM ciphersuites that use the SHA-256
PRF

- MD2, MD4, and MD5 signatures are no longer accepted for
OCSP or CRLs

- Add PK11_CipherFinal macro

- sizeof() used incorrectly

- nssutil_ReadSecmodDB() leaks memory

- Allow SSL_HandshakeNegotiatedExtension to be called
before the handshake is finished.

- Deprecate the SSL cipher policy code

- Avoid uninitialized data read in the event of a
decryption failure. (CVE-2013-1739)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-10/msg00013.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=842979

Solution :

Update the affected mozilla-nss packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75161 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62966

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1739

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