openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox / mozilla-nss (openSUSE-2016-1028)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nss fixes the following
issues :

Changes in MozillaFirefox :

- Mozilla Firefox 48.0.1 :

- Fixed an audio regression impacting some major websites
(bmo#1295296)

- Fix a top crash in the JavaScript engine (bmo#1290469)

- Fix a startup crash issue caused by Websense
(bmo#1291738)

- Fix a different behavior with e10s / non-e10s on
<select> and mouse events (bmo#1291078)

- Fix a top crash caused by plugin issues (bmo#1264530)

- Fix a shutdown issue (bmo#1276920)

- Fix a crash in WebRTC

- added upstream patch so system plugins/extensions are
correctly loaded again on x86-64 (bmo#1282843)

- CVE-2016-6354: Fix for possible buffer overrun
(boo#990856)

Changes in mozilla-nss :

- also sign libfreeblpriv3.so to allow FIPS mode again
(boo#992236)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=990856
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=992236

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox / mozilla-nss packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93215 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6354

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