SUSE-SA:2005:028: Mozilla. Mozilla Firefox
High Nessus Plugin ID 18154
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
DescriptionThe remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:028 (Mozilla. Mozilla Firefox).
Several problems have been fixed with the security update releases of the Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 web browser and the Mozilla Suite 1.7.7.
This security update contains those security fixes. The Firefox packages have been directly upgraded to the version 1.0.3, for the Mozilla Suite packages the fixes up to version 1.7.7 have been back ported.
Updates are currently provided for:
Mozilla Firefox: SUSE Linux 9.0 up to 9.3, Novell Linux Desktop 9 Mozilla Suite: SUSE Linux 9.2 and 9.3
Fixes of the Mozilla Suite for older products (SUSE Linux 8.2 - 9.1, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 and 9, SUSE Linux Desktop 1.0) are being worked on.
Following security issues have been fixed:
- MFSA 2005-33,CVE-2005-0989:
- MFSA 2005-34,CVE-2005-0752:
- MFSA 2005-35,CVE-2005-1153:
- MFSA 2005-36,CVE-2005-1154:
Cross-site scripting through global scope pollution, this could lead to an attacker being able to run code in foreign websites context, potentially sniffing information or performing actions in that context.
- MFSA 2005-37,CVE-2005-1155,'firelinking':
- MFSA 2005-38,CVE-2005-1157,CVE-2005-1156,'firesearching':
Search Plugin cross-site scripting.
- MFSA 2005-39,CVE-2005-1158:
Arbitrary code execution from Firefox sidebar panel II.
- MFSA 2005-40,CVE-2005-1159:
Missing Install object instance checks.
- MFSA 2005-41,CVE-2005-1160:
Privilege escalation via DOM property overrides.