openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2015-565)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

MozillaFirefox was updated to version 40.0.3 to fix two security
issues and several bugs.

Changes in MozillaFirefox :

- update to Firefox 40.0.3 (bnc#943550)

- Disable the asynchronous plugin initialization
(bmo#1198590)

- Fix a segmentation fault in the GStreamer support
(bmo#1145230)

- Fix a regression with some Japanese fonts used in the
<input> field (bmo#1194055)

- On some sites, the selection in a select combox box
using the mouse could be broken (bmo#1194733) security
fixes

- MFSA 2015-94/CVE-2015-4497 (bmo#1164766, bmo#1175278,
bsc#943557) Use-after-free when resizing canvas element
during restyling

- MFSA 2015-95/CVE-2015-4498 (bmo#1042699, bsc#943558)
Add-on notification bypass through data URLs

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=943550

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85834 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4497
CVE-2015-4498

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