RHEL 9 : firefox (RHSA-2022:8580)

high Nessus Plugin ID 168131

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 9 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2022:8580 advisory.

- Mozilla: Service Workers might have learned size of cross-origin media files (CVE-2022-45403)

- Mozilla: Fullscreen notification bypass (CVE-2022-45404)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free in InputStream implementation (CVE-2022-45405)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free of a JavaScript Realm (CVE-2022-45406)

- Mozilla: Fullscreen notification bypass via windowName (CVE-2022-45408)

- Mozilla: Use-after-free in Garbage Collection (CVE-2022-45409)

- Mozilla: ServiceWorker-intercepted requests bypassed SameSite cookie policy (CVE-2022-45410)

- Mozilla: Cross-Site Tracing was possible via non-standard override headers (CVE-2022-45411)

- Mozilla: Symlinks may resolve to partially uninitialized buffers (CVE-2022-45412)

- Mozilla: Keystroke Side-Channel Leakage (CVE-2022-45416)

- Mozilla: Custom mouse cursor could have been drawn over browser UI (CVE-2022-45418)

- Mozilla: Iframe contents could be rendered outside the iframe (CVE-2022-45420)

- Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 107 and Firefox ESR 102.5 (CVE-2022-45421)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected firefox package.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45403

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45404

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45405

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45406

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45408

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45409

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45410

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45411

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45412

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45416

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45418

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45420

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-45421

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143197

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143198

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143199

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143200

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143201

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143202

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143203

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143204

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143205

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143240

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143241

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143242

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/2143243

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:8580

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 168131

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2022-8580.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/23/2022

Updated: 11/23/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-45421

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/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:2.3:a:redhat:enterprise_linux:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/22/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/15/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-45405, CVE-2022-45408, CVE-2022-45406, CVE-2022-45421, CVE-2022-45409, CVE-2022-45404, CVE-2022-45403, CVE-2022-45410, CVE-2022-45411, CVE-2022-45412, CVE-2022-45416, CVE-2022-45418, CVE-2022-45420

CWE: 200, 79, 416, 120, 829, 1021, 1275

IAVA: 2022-A-0491

RHSA: 2022:8580