openSUSE 10 Security Update : mozilla-xulrunner (mozilla-xulrunner-5123)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31697


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of the Mozilla XULRunner engine catches up on all previous security problems found in the XULRunner engine.

Following security problems were fixed :

- MFSA 2008-11/CVE-2008-0594 Web forgery overwrite with div overlay

- MFSA 2008-10/CVE-2008-0593 URL token stealing via stylesheet redirect

- MFSA 2008-09/CVE-2008-0592 Mishandling of locally-saved plain text files

- MFSA 2008-08/CVE-2008-0591 File action dialog tampering

- MFSA 2008-06/CVE-2008-0419 Web browsing history and forward navigation stealing

- MFSA 2008-05/CVE-2008-0418 Directory traversal via chrome: URI

- MFSA 2008-04/CVE-2008-0417 Stored password corruption

- MFSA 2008-03/CVE-2008-0415 Privilege escalation, XSS, Remote Code Execution

- MFSA 2008-02/CVE-2008-0414 Multiple file input focus stealing vulnerabilities

- MFSA 2008-01/CVE-2008-0412 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:


Update the affected mozilla-xulrunner packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31697

File Name: suse_mozilla-xulrunner-5123.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/03/28

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:epiphany, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:epiphany-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gecko-sdk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mozilla-xulrunner, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:mozilla-xulrunner-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0412, CVE-2008-0414, CVE-2008-0415, CVE-2008-0417, CVE-2008-0418, CVE-2008-0419, CVE-2008-0591, CVE-2008-0592, CVE-2008-0593, CVE-2008-0594

CWE: 20, 22, 79, 94, 200, 399