SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nspr (SUSE-SU-2015:1680-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mozilla Firefox was updated to version 38.3.0 ESR (bsc#947003), fixing
bugs and security issues.

- MFSA 2015-96/CVE-2015-4500/CVE-2015-4501 Miscellaneous
memory safety hazards (rv:41.0 / rv:38.3)

- MFSA 2015-101/CVE-2015-4506 Buffer overflow in libvpx
while parsing vp9 format video

- MFSA 2015-105/CVE-2015-4511 Buffer overflow while
decoding WebM video

- MFSA 2015-106/CVE-2015-4509 Use-after-free while
manipulating HTML media content

- MFSA 2015-110/CVE-2015-4519 Dragging and dropping images
exposes final URL after redirects

- MFSA 2015-111/CVE-2015-4520 Errors in the handling of
CORS preflight request headers

- MFSA 2015-112/CVE-2015-4517/CVE-2015-4521/CVE-2015-4522
CVE-2015-7174/CVE-2015-7175/CVE-2015-7176/CVE-2015-7177
CVE-2015-7180 Vulnerabilities found through code
inspection

More details can be found on
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/

The Mozilla NSPR library was updated to version 4.10.9, fixing various
bugs.

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/947003
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4500.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4501.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4506.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4509.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4511.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4517.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4519.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4520.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4521.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4522.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7174.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7175.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7176.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7177.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7180.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?21beff97

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-12-2015-640=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-640=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-640=1

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 : 6.1
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:ND/RC:UR)
Public Exploit Available : false

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