SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2016:1258-1)

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 to MozillaFirefox 38.8.0 ESR fixes the following issues
(bsc#977333) :

- CVE-2016-2805: Miscellaneous memory safety hazards -
MFSA 2016-39 (bsc#977374)

- CVE-2016-2807: Miscellaneous memory safety hazards -
MFSA 2016-39 (bsc#977376)

- CVE-2016-2814: Buffer overflow in libstagefright with
CENC offsets - MFSA 2016-44 (bsc#977381)

- CVE-2016-2808: Write to invalid HashMap entry through
JavaScript.watch()

- MFSA 2016-47 (bsc#977386)

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/977333
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977374
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977376
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977381
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977386
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2805.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2807.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2808.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2814.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ef31da2b

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-SP1-2016-732=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-732=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-732=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-732=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-732=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-732=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: 90994 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2805
CVE-2016-2807
CVE-2016-2808
CVE-2016-2814

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