SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2017:3233-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 105096

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for MozillaFirefox ESR 52.5 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-7826: Memory safety bugs fixed (bsc#1068101).

- CVE-2017-7828: Use-after-free of PressShell while restyling layout (bsc#1068101).

- CVE-2017-7830: Cross-origin URL information leak through Resource Timing API (bsc#1068101). Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory (MFSA 2017-25) :

- https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-25/

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.

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 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp3-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch sleposp3-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-MozillaFirefox-13369=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1068101

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-25/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7826/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7828/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7830/

http://www.nessus.org/u?0b29014a

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 105096

File Name: suse_SU-2017-3233-1.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/12/08

Updated: 2019/09/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox-translations, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7826, CVE-2017-7828, CVE-2017-7830