Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20190219)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122389

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.5.1 ESR.

Security Fix(es) :

- chromium-browser, mozilla: Use after free in Skia (CVE-2018-18356)

- mozilla: Integer overflow in Skia (CVE-2019-5785)

Solution

Update the affected firefox and / or firefox-debuginfo packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?2bca94ba

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 122389

File Name: sl_20190219_firefox_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/02/22

Updated: 2020/05/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/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:fermilab:scientific_linux:firefox, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:firefox-debuginfo, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-18356, CVE-2019-5785