SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2018:2325-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111745

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for MozillaFirefox to version ESR 52.9 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-5188: Various memory safety bugs (bsc#1098998)

- CVE-2018-12368: No warning when opening executable SettingContent-ms files

- CVE-2018-12366: Invalid data handling during QCMS transformations

- CVE-2018-12365: Compromised IPC child process can list local filenames

- CVE-2018-12364: CSRF attacks through 307 redirects and NPAPI plugins

- CVE-2018-12363: Use-after-free when appending DOM nodes

- CVE-2018-12362: Integer overflow in SSSE3 scaler

- CVE-2018-12360: Use-after-free when using focus()

- CVE-2018-5156: Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is changed during capture

- CVE-2018-12359: Buffer overflow using computed size of canvas element

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 the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp3-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch sleposp3-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-MozillaFirefox-13723=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1098998

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12359/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12360/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12362/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12363/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12364/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12365/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12366/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12368/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-5156/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-5188/

http://www.nessus.org/u?dc4168c9

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111745

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2325-1.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/15

Updated: 2018/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

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: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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12359, CVE-2018-12360, CVE-2018-12362, CVE-2018-12363, CVE-2018-12364, CVE-2018-12365, CVE-2018-12366, CVE-2018-12368, CVE-2018-5156, CVE-2018-5188