openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2016-1392)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

MozillaFirefox is updated to version 50.0.2 which fixes the following
issues :

- Firefox crashed with 3rd party Chinese IME when using
IME text (fixed in version 50.0.1)

- Redirection from an HTTP connection to a data: URL could
inherit wrong origin after an HTTP redirect (fixed in
version 50.0.1, bmo#1317641, MFSA 2016-91, boo#1012807,
CVE-2016-9078)

- Maliciously crafted SVG animations could cause remote
code execution (fixed in version 50.0.2, bmo#1321066,
MFSA 2016-92, boo##1012964, CVE-2016-9079)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012807
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012964

Solution :

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95552 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9078
CVE-2016-9079

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