SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox, MozillaFirefox-branding-SLED, mozilla-nspr / mozilla-nss (SUSE-SU-2016:2061-1)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

MozillaFirefox, MozillaFirefox-branding-SLE, mozilla-nspr and
mozilla-nss were updated to fix nine security issues. Mozilla Firefox
was updated to version 45.3.0 ESR. mozilla-nss was updated to version
3.21.1, mozilla-nspr to version 4.12. These security issues were fixed
in 45.3.0ESR :

- CVE-2016-2835/CVE-2016-2836: Miscellaneous memory safety
hazards (rv:48.0 / rv:45.3) (MFSA 2016-62)

- CVE-2016-2830: Favicon network connection can persist
when page is closed (MFSA 2016-63)

- CVE-2016-2838: Buffer overflow rendering SVG with
bidirectional content (MFSA 2016-64)

- CVE-2016-2839: Cairo rendering crash due to memory
allocation issue with FFmpeg 0.10 (MFSA 2016-65)

- CVE-2016-5252: Stack underflow during 2D graphics
rendering (MFSA 2016-67)

- CVE-2016-5254: Use-after-free when using alt key and
toplevel menus (MFSA 2016-70)

- CVE-2016-5258: Use-after-free in DTLS during WebRTC
session shutdown (MFSA 2016-72)

- CVE-2016-5259: Use-after-free in service workers with
nested sync events (MFSA 2016-73)

- CVE-2016-5262: Scripts on marquee tag can execute in
sandboxed iframes (MFSA 2016-76)

- CVE-2016-2837: Buffer overflow in ClearKey Content
Decryption Module (CDM) during video playback (MFSA

- CVE-2016-5263: Type confusion in display transformation
(MFSA 2016-78)

- CVE-2016-5264: Use-after-free when applying SVG effects
(MFSA 2016-79)

- CVE-2016-5265: Same-origin policy violation using local
HTML file and saved shortcut file (MFSA 2016-80)

- CVE-2016-6354: Fix for possible buffer overrun
(bsc#990856) Security issues fixed in 45.2.0.ESR :

- CVE-2016-2834: Memory safety bugs in NSS (MFSA 2016-61)

- CVE-2016-2824: Out-of-bounds write with WebGL shader
(MFSA 2016-53) (bsc#983651).

- CVE-2016-2822: Addressbar spoofing though the SELECT
element (MFSA 2016-52) (bsc#983652).

- CVE-2016-2821: Use-after-free deleting tables from a
contenteditable document (MFSA 2016-51) (bsc#983653).

- CVE-2016-2819: Buffer overflow parsing HTML5 fragments
(MFSA 2016-50) (bsc#983655).

- CVE-2016-2828: Use-after-free when textures are used in
WebGL operations after recycle pool destruction (MFSA
2016-56) (bsc#983646).

- CVE-2016-2831: Entering fullscreen and persistent
pointerlock without user permission (MFSA 2016-58)

- CVE-2016-2815, CVE-2016-2818: Miscellaneous memory
safety hazards (MFSA 2016-49) (bsc#983638) These
non-security issues were fixed :

- Fix crashes on aarch64

- Determine page size at runtime (bsc#984006)

- Allow aarch64 to work in safe mode (bsc#985659)

- Fix crashes on mainframes

- Temporarily bind Firefox to the first CPU as a hotfix
for an apparent race condition (bsc#989196, bsc#990628)
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Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2:zypper in -t patch

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : false