openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox / mozilla-nss (openSUSE-2015-480) (Logjam)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

MozillaFirefox was updated to version 39.0 to fix 21 security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2015-2724/CVE-2015-2725/CVE-2015-2726: Miscellaneous
memory safety hazards (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2727: Local files or privileged URLs in pages
can be opened into new tabs (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2728: Type confusion in Indexed Database
Manager (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2729: Out-of-bound read while computing an
oscillator rendering range in Web Audio (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2731: Use-after-free in Content Policy due to
microtask execution error (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2730: ECDSA signature validation fails to
handle some signatures correctly (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2722/CVE-2015-2733: Use-after-free in workers
while using XMLHttpRequest (bsc#935979).

Vulnerabilities found through code inspection

- CVE-2015-2741: Key pinning is ignored when overridable
errors are encountered (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2743: Privilege escalation in PDF.js

- CVE-2015-4000: NSS accepts export-length DHE keys with
regular DHE cipher suites (bsc#935979).

- CVE-2015-2721: NSS incorrectly permits skipping of
ServerKeyExchange (bsc#935979).

New features :

- Share Hello URLs with social networks

- Support for 'switch' role in ARIA 1.1 (web

- SafeBrowsing malware detection lookups enabled for
downloads (Mac OS X and Linux)

- Support for new Unicode 8.0 skin tone emoji

- Removed support for insecure SSLv3 for network

- Disable use of RC4 except for temporarily whitelisted

- NPAPI Plug-in performance improved via asynchronous

mozilla-nss was updated to version 3.19.2 to fix some of the security
issues listed above.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox / mozilla-nss packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

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