SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nss (SUSE-SU-2016:3080-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nss fixes security issues and
bugs. The following vulnerabilities were fixed in Firefox ESR 45.5.1
(bsc#1009026 bsc#1012964) :

- CVE-2016-9079: Use-after-free in SVG Animation (MFSA
2016-92 bsc#1012964)

- CVE-2016-5297: Incorrect argument length checking in
JavaScript (bsc#1010401)

- CVE-2016-9066: Integer overflow leading to a buffer
overflow in nsScriptLoadHandler (bsc#1010404)

- CVE-2016-5296: Heap-buffer-overflow WRITE in
rasterize_edges_1 (bsc#1010395)

- CVE-2016-9064: Addons update must verify IDs match
between current and new versions (bsc#1010402)

- CVE-2016-5290: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 50
and Firefox ESR 45.5 (bsc#1010427)

- CVE-2016-5291: Same-origin policy violation using local
HTML file and saved shortcut file (bsc#1010410) The
following vulnerabilities were fixed in mozilla-nss
3.21.3 :

- CVE-2016-9074: Insufficient timing side-channel
resistance in divSpoiler (bsc#1010422)

- CVE-2016-5285: Missing NULL check in PK11_SignWithSymKey
/ ssl3_ComputeRecordMACConstantTime causes server crash
(bsc#1010517) The following bugs were fixed :

- Firefox would fail to go into fullscreen mode with some
window managers (bsc#992549)

- font warning messages would flood console, now using
fontconfig configuration from firefox-fontconfig instead
of the system one (bsc#1000751)

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/1000751
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1009026
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010395
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010401
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010402
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010404
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010410
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010422
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010427
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010517
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1012964
https://bugzilla.suse.com/992549
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5285.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5290.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5291.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5296.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5297.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9064.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9066.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9074.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9079.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?43af4fcb

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
sleclo50sp3-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch slemap21-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
slessp3-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
sleposp3-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp3-mfsa2016-90-12882=1

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95712 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5285
CVE-2016-5290
CVE-2016-5291
CVE-2016-5296
CVE-2016-5297
CVE-2016-9064
CVE-2016-9066
CVE-2016-9074
CVE-2016-9079

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