SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2015:0076-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues in MozillaFirefox :

- MFSA 2015-01/CVE-2014-8634/CVE-2014-8635 (bmo#1109889,
bmo#1111737, bmo#1026774, bmo#1027300, bmo#1054538,
bmo#1067473, bmo#1070962, bmo#1072130, bmo#1072871,
bmo#1098583) Miscellaneous memory safety hazards
(rv:35.0 / rv:31.4)

- MFSA 2015-03/CVE-2014-8638 (bmo#1080987) sendBeacon
requests lack an Origin header

- MFSA 2015-04/CVE-2014-8639 (bmo#1095859) Cookie
injection through Proxy Authenticate responses

- MFSA 2015-06/CVE-2014-8641 (bmo#1108455) Read-after-free
in WebRTC

Also Mozilla NSS was updated to 3.17.3 to fix :

- The QuickDER decoder now decodes lengths robustly
(bmo#1064670/CVE-2014-1569)

- Support for TLS_FALLBACK_SCSV has been added to the
ssltap and tstclnt utilities

- Changes in CA certificates

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1569.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8634.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8635.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8638.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8639.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8641.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=909563
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910647
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910669
http://www.nessus.org/u?5f1bf06b

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-26

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-26

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-26

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83666 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71675
72044
72046
72047
72049
72050

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1569
CVE-2014-8634
CVE-2014-8635
CVE-2014-8638
CVE-2014-8639
CVE-2014-8641

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