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

High Nessus Plugin ID 128667

Synopsis

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

Description

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.9.0 ESR.
 
Security Fix(es):
 

- Mozilla: Sandbox escape through Firefox Sync (CVE-2019-9812)
 

- Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 69, Firefox ESR 68.1, and
 Firefox ESR 60.9 (CVE-2019-11740)
 

- Mozilla: Same-origin policy violation with SVG filters and canvas to
 steal cross-origin images (CVE-2019-11742)
 

- Mozilla: XSS by breaking out of title and textarea elements using
 innerHTML (CVE-2019-11744)


- Mozilla: Use-after-free while manipulating video (CVE-2019-11746)
 

- Mozilla: Use-after-free while extracting a key value in IndexedDB
 (CVE-2019-11752)
 

- firefox: stored passwords in 'Saved Logins' can be copied without master
 password entry (CVE-2019-11733)
 

- Mozilla: Cross-origin access to unload event attributes (CVE-2019-11743)
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Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?acaf9290

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 128667

File Name: sl_20190910_firefox_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/09/11

Updated: 2019/11/12

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: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/09/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/09/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11733, CVE-2019-11740, CVE-2019-11742, CVE-2019-11743, CVE-2019-11744, CVE-2019-11746, CVE-2019-11752, CVE-2019-9812