SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2014:1458-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This version update of Mozilla Firefox to 31.2.0ESR brings
improvements, stability fixes and also security fixes for the
following CVEs :

CVE-2014-1574, CVE-2014-1575, CVE-2014-1576 ,CVE-2014-1577,
CVE-2014-1578, CVE-2014-1581, CVE-2014-1583, CVE-2014-1585,
CVE-2014-1586

It also disables SSLv3 by default to mitigate the protocol downgrade
attack known as POODLE.

This update fixes some regressions introduced by the previously
released update.

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://www.nessus.org/u?868a3260
http://www.nessus.org/u?451df9c1
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1574.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1575.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1576.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1577.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1578.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1581.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1583.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1585.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1586.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=900941
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=905056
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=905528
http://www.nessus.org/u?3797ae72

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 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-firefox31-201411-9972

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-firefox31-201411-9972

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-firefox31-201411-9972

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp1-firefox31-201411-9971

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-firefox31-201411-9972

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 : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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