SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2017:0714-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for MozillaFirefox to ESR 45.8 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed (bsc#1028391) :

- CVE-2017-5402: Use-after-free working with events in
FontFace objects

- CVE-2017-5410: Memory corruption during JavaScript
garbage collection incremental sweeping

- CVE-2017-5400: asm.js JIT-spray bypass of ASLR and DEP

- CVE-2017-5401: Memory Corruption when handling
ErrorResult

- CVE-2017-5407: Pixel and history stealing via
floating-point timing side channel with SVG filters

- CVE-2017-5404: Use-after-free working with ranges in
selections

- CVE-2017-5405: FTP response codes can cause use of
uninitialized values for ports

- CVE-2017-5408: Cross-origin reading of video captions in
violation of CORS

- CVE-2017-5409: File deletion via callback parameter in
Mozilla Windows Updater and Maintenance Service

- CVE-2017-5398: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 52
and Firefox ESR 45.8

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/1028391
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5398.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5400.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5401.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5402.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5404.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5405.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5407.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5408.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5409.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5410.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?4ab4ecda

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-392=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-392=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

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