SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2015:1504-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mozilla Firefox was updated to 38.2.1 ESR, fixing two severe security
bugs. (bsc#943608)

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

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

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 :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/943557
https://bugzilla.suse.com/943558
https://bugzilla.suse.com/943608
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4497.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4498.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?faf3ed4f

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-firefox-20150831-12071=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP1-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp1-firefox-20150831-12071=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-firefox-20150831-12071=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp1-firefox-20150831-12071=1

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85868 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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