SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox, MozillaFirefox-branding-SLE, mozilla-nss (SUSE-SU-2016:0338-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for MozillaFirefox, MozillaFirefox-branding-SLE,
mozilla-nss fixes the following issues: (bsc#963520)

Mozilla Firefox was updated to 38.6.0 ESR. Mozilla NSS was updated to
3.20.2.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2016-1930: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox ESR
38.6 (bsc#963632)

- CVE-2016-1935: Buffer overflow in WebGL after out of
memory allocation (bsc#963635)

- CVE-2016-1938: Calculations with mp_div and mp_exptmod
in Network Security Services (NSS) canproduce wrong
results (bsc#963731)

The following improvements were added :

- bsc#954447: Mozilla NSS now supports a number of new DHE
ciphersuites

- Tracking protection is now enabled by default

- bsc#964332: Fixed leaking file descriptors inside FIPS
selfcheck code

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/954447
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963520
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963632
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963635
https://bugzilla.suse.com/963731
https://bugzilla.suse.com/964332
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1930.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1935.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1938.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?e7a9f064

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-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-199=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-199=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-199=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-199=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-199=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-199=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: 88620 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1930
CVE-2016-1935
CVE-2016-1938

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