openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (openSUSE-2018-1097)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 117928
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for Mozilla Firefox to version 60.2.2esr contains the following security fixes (MFSA 2018-24) :

- CVE-2018-12386: Type confusion in JavaScript allowed remote code execution (bsc#1110506)

- CVE-2018-12387: Array.prototype.push stack pointer vulnerability may enable exploits in the sandboxed content process (bsc#1110507)

Solution

Update the affected Mozilla Firefox packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1110506

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1110507

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 117928

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1097.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/5/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/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:15.0, 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: 10/4/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12386, CVE-2018-12387