SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2019:3337-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 132308

Language:

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 SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for MozillaFirefox fixes the following issues :

Mozilla Firefox was updated to 68.3esr (MFSA 2019-37 bsc#1158328)

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2019-17008: Fixed a use-after-free in worker destruction (bmo#1546331)

CVE-2019-13722: Fixed a stack corruption due to incorrect number of arguments in WebRTC code (bmo#1580156)

CVE-2019-11745: Fixed an out of bounds write in NSS when encrypting with a block cipher (bmo#1586176)

CVE-2019-17009: Fixed an issue where updater temporary files accessible to unprivileged processes (bmo#1510494)

CVE-2019-17010: Fixed a use-after-free when performing device orientation checks (bmo#1581084)

CVE-2019-17005: Fixed a buffer overflow in plain text serializer (bmo#1584170)

CVE-2019-17011: Fixed a use-after-free when retrieving a document in antitracking (bmo#1591334)

CVE-2019-17012: Fixed multiple memmory issues (bmo#1449736, bmo#1533957, bmo#1560667,bmo#1567209, bmo#1580288, bmo#1585760, bmo#1592502)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-3337=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-3337=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15-SP1:zypper in
-t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-SP1-2019-3337=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2019-3337=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1157652

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1158328

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-11745/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-13722/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17005/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17008/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17009/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17010/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17011/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17012/

http://www.nessus.org/u?0253c174

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 132308

File Name: suse_SU-2019-3337-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/19/2019

Updated: 1/13/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-17012

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

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

Risk Factor: High

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: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-translations-common:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-branding-upstream:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-buildsymbols:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:mozillafirefox-translations-other:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/18/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/8/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11745, CVE-2019-13722, CVE-2019-17005, CVE-2019-17008, CVE-2019-17009, CVE-2019-17010, CVE-2019-17011, CVE-2019-17012