SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2016:2195-1)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Mozilla Firefox was updated to 45.3.0 ESR to fix the following issues
(bsc#991809) :

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

- MFSA 2016-63/CVE-2016-2830 Favicon network connection
can persist when page is closed

- MFSA 2016-64/CVE-2016-2838 Buffer overflow rendering SVG
with bidirectional content

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

- MFSA 2016-67/CVE-2016-5252 Stack underflow during 2D
graphics rendering

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

- MFSA 2016-72/CVE-2016-5258 Use-after-free in DTLS during
WebRTC session shutdown

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

- MFSA 2016-76/CVE-2016-5262 Scripts on marquee tag can
execute in sandboxed iframes

- MFSA 2016-77/CVE-2016-2837 Buffer overflow in ClearKey
Content Decryption Module (CDM) during video playback

- MFSA 2016-78/CVE-2016-5263 Type confusion in display

- MFSA 2016-79/CVE-2016-5264 Use-after-free when applying
SVG effects

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

- CVE-2016-6354: Fix for possible buffer overrun
(bsc#990856) Also a temporary workaround was added :

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

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 :

Solution :

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

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-MozillaFirefox-12722=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-12722=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

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