openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2018-85)

High Nessus Plugin ID 106324


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for MozillaFirefox fixes the following issues :

- update to Firefox 52.6esr (boo#1077291) MFSA 2018-01

- Speculative execution side-channel attack ('Spectre') MFSA 2018-03

- CVE-2018-5091 (bmo#1423086) Use-after-free with DTMF timers

- CVE-2018-5095 (bmo#1418447) Integer overflow in Skia library during edge builder allocation

- CVE-2018-5096 (bmo#1418922) Use-after-free while editing form elements

- CVE-2018-5097 (bmo#1387427) Use-after-free when source document is manipulated during XSLT

- CVE-2018-5098 (bmo#1399400) Use-after-free while manipulating form input elements

- CVE-2018-5099 (bmo#1416878) Use-after-free with widget listener

- CVE-2018-5102 (bmo#1419363) Use-after-free in HTML media elements

- CVE-2018-5103 (bmo#1423159) Use-after-free during mouse event handling

- CVE-2018-5104 (bmo#1425000) Use-after-free during font face manipulation

- CVE-2018-5117 (bmo#1395508) URL spoofing with right-to-left text aligned left-to-right

- CVE-2018-5089 Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 58 and Firefox ESR 52.6

- Added additional patches and configurations to fix builds on s390 and PowerPC.

- Added firefox-glibc-getrandom.patch effecting builds on s390 and PowerPC

- Added mozilla-s390-bigendian.patch along with icudt58b.dat bigendian ICU data file for running Firefox on bigendian architectures (bmo#1322212 and bmo#1264836)

- Added mozilla-s390-nojit.patch to enable atomic operations used by the JS engine when JIT is disabled on s390

- Build configuration options specific to s390

- Requires NSS >= 3.29.5


Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106324

File Name: openSUSE-2018-85.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/25

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-translations-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-translations-other, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5089, CVE-2018-5091, CVE-2018-5095, CVE-2018-5096, CVE-2018-5097, CVE-2018-5098, CVE-2018-5099, CVE-2018-5102, CVE-2018-5103, CVE-2018-5104, CVE-2018-5117