openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-SU-2014:1581-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This MozillaFirefox update fixes several security and non security

Changes in MozillaFirefox :

- update to Firefox 34.0.5 (bnc#908009)

- Default search engine changed to Yahoo! for North

- Default search engine changed to Yandex for Belarusian,
Kazakh, and Russian locales

- Improved search bar (en-US only)

- Firefox Hello real-time communication client

- Easily switch themes/personas directly in the
Customizing mode

- Implementation of HTTP/2 (draft14) and ALPN

- Disabled SSLv3

- MFSA 2014-83/CVE-2014-1587/CVE-2014-1588 Miscellaneous
memory safety hazards

- MFSA 2014-84/CVE-2014-1589 (bmo#1043787) XBL bindings
accessible via improper CSS declarations

- MFSA 2014-85/CVE-2014-1590 (bmo#1087633) XMLHttpRequest
crashes with some input streams

- MFSA 2014-86/CVE-2014-1591 (bmo#1069762) CSP leaks
redirect data via violation reports

- MFSA 2014-87/CVE-2014-1592 (bmo#1088635) Use-after-free
during HTML5 parsing

- MFSA 2014-88/CVE-2014-1593 (bmo#1085175) Buffer overflow
while parsing media content

- MFSA 2014-89/CVE-2014-1594 (bmo#1074280) Bad casting
from the BasicThebesLayer to BasicContainerLayer

- rebased patches

- limit linker memory usage for %ix86

- update to Firefox 33.1

- Adding DuckDuckGo as a search option (upstream)

- Forget Button added

- Enhanced Tiles

- Privacy tour introduced

- fix typo in GStreamer Recommends

- Disable elf-hack for aarch64

- Enable EGL for aarch64

- Limit RAM usage during link for %arm

- Fix _constraints for ARM

- use proper macros for ARM

- use '--disable-optimize' not only on 32-bit x86, but on
32-bit arm too to fix compiling.

- pass '-Wl,--no-keep-memory' to linker to reduce required
memory during linking on arm.

- update to Firefox 33.0.2

- Fix a startup crash with some combination of hardware
and drivers 33.0.1

- Firefox displays a black screen at start-up with certain
graphics drivers

- adjusted _constraints for ARM

- added mozilla-bmo1088588.patch to fix build with EGL

- define /usr/share/myspell as additional dictionary
location and remove finally (bnc#900639)

- use Firefox default optimization flags instead of -Os

- specfile cleanup

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79796 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1587

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