openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (seamonkey-1014)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 40133
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 openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

The Mozilla SeaMonkey browser suite was updated to version 1.1.16, fixing various bugs and security issues :

- Security update to 1.1.16

- MFSA 2009-12/CVE-2009-1169 (bmo#460090,485217) Crash and remote code execution in XSL transformation

- MFSA 2009-14/CVE-2009-1303/CVE-2009-1305 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.9.0.9)

- Security update to 1.1.15

- MFSA 2009-15/CVE-2009-0652 URL spoofing with box drawing character

- MFSA 2009-07/CVE-2009-0771, CVE-2009-0772, CVE-2009-0773 CVE-2009-0774: Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.9.0.7)

- MFSA 2009-09/CVE-2009-0776: XML data theft via RDFXMLDataSource and cross-domain redirect

- MFSA 2009-10/CVE-2009-0040: Upgrade PNG library to fix memory safety hazards

- MFSA 2009-01/CVE-2009-0352 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.9.0.6)

- MFSA 2009-05/CVE-2009-0357 XMLHttpRequest allows reading HTTPOnly cookies

Please note that the java openjdk plugin might not work after installing this update.

Solution

Update the affected seamonkey packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=478625

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=488955

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489411

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492354

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40133

File Name: suse_11_0_seamonkey-090617.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/21/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-dom-inspector, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-irc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-mail, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-spellchecker, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-venkman, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/17/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/4/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0040, CVE-2009-0352, CVE-2009-0357, CVE-2009-0652, CVE-2009-0771, CVE-2009-0772, CVE-2009-0773, CVE-2009-0774, CVE-2009-0776, CVE-2009-1169, CVE-2009-1303, CVE-2009-1305

CWE: 16, 94, 200, 264, 399