openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (openSUSE-2016-259)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for MozillaFirefox fixes the following issues :

- update to Firefox 44.0.2

- MFSA 2016-13/CVE-2016-1949 (bmo#1245724, boo#966438)
Same-origin-policy violation using Service Workers with
plugins

- Fix issue which could lead to the removal of stored
passwords under certain circumstances (bmo#1242176)

- Allows spaces in cookie names (bmo#1244505)

- Disable opus/vorbis audio with H.264 (bmo#1245696)

- Fix for graphics startup crash (GNU/Linux) (bmo#1222171)

- Fix a crash in cache networking (bmo#1244076)

- Fix using WebSockets in service worker controlled pages
(bmo#1243942)

See also :

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1222171
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1242176
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1243942
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1244076
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1244505
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1245696
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1245724
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966438

Solution :

Update the affected Mozilla Firefox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88946 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1949

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