openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (openSUSE-2019-1004)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 123148
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update to Mozilla Firefox 60.4.0 ESR fixes security issues and bugs.

Security issues fixed as part of the MFSA 2018-30 advisory (boo#1119105) :

- CVE-2018-17466: Buffer overflow and out-of-bounds read in ANGLE library with TextureStorage11

- CVE-2018-18492: Use-after-free with select element

- CVE-2018-18493: Buffer overflow in accelerated 2D canvas with Skia

- CVE-2018-18494: Same-origin policy violation using location attribute and performance.getEntries to steal cross-origin URLs

- CVE-2018-18498: Integer overflow when calculating buffer sizes for images

- CVE-2018-12405: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 64 and Firefox ESR 60.4

The following changes are included :

- now requires NSS >= 3.36.6

- Updated list of currency codes to include Unidad Previsional (UYW)

Solution

Update the affected Mozilla Firefox packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1119105

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 123148

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1004.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/27/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/23/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12405, CVE-2018-17466, CVE-2018-18492, CVE-2018-18493, CVE-2018-18494, CVE-2018-18498