SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2016:3210-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

MozillaFirefox 45 ESR was updated to 45.6 to fix the following
issues :

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9897: Memory corruption in libGLES

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9901: Data from Pocket server
improperly sanitized before execution

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9898: Use-after-free in Editor
while manipulating DOM subtrees

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9899: Use-after-free while
manipulating DOM events and audio elements

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9904: Cross-origin information
leak in shared atoms

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9905: Crash in
EnumerateSubDocuments

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9895: CSP bypass using marquee tag

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9900: Restricted external
resources can be loaded by SVG images through data URLs

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9893: Memory safety bugs fixed in
Firefox 50.1 and Firefox ESR 45.6

- MFSA 2016-95/CVE-2016-9902: Pocket extension does not
validate the origin of events Please see
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa20
16-95/ for more information. Also the following bug was
fixed :

- Fix fontconfig issue (bsc#1000751) on 32bit systems as
well.

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/1015422
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-95/
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9893.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9895.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9897.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9898.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9899.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9900.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9901.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9902.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9904.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9905.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?44c98d36

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-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch
slemap21-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
slessp3-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
sleposp3-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-MozillaFirefox-12903=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp3-MozillaFirefox-12903=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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now