Scientific Linux Security Update : firefox on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20190711)

High Nessus Plugin ID 126683

Synopsis

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

Description

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.8.0 ESR.

Security Fix(es) :

- Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 68 and Firefox ESR 60.8 (CVE-2019-11709)

- Mozilla: Sandbox escape via installation of malicious language pack (CVE-2019-9811)

- Mozilla: Script injection within domain through inner window reuse (CVE-2019-11711)

- Mozilla: Cross-origin POST requests can be made with NPAPI plugins by following 308 redirects (CVE-2019-11712)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free with HTTP/2 cached stream (CVE-2019-11713)

- Mozilla: HTML parsing error can contribute to content XSS (CVE-2019-11715)

- Mozilla: Caret character improperly escaped in origins (CVE-2019-11717)

- Mozilla: Same-origin policy treats all files in a directory as having the same-origin (CVE-2019-11730)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?d52f3f33

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126683

File Name: sl_20190711_firefox_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/07/15

Updated: 2020/05/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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: 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: 2019/07/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11709, CVE-2019-11711, CVE-2019-11712, CVE-2019-11713, CVE-2019-11715, CVE-2019-11717, CVE-2019-11730, CVE-2019-9811