SuSE 11 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SAT Patch Number 1709)

High Nessus Plugin ID 43386


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The Mozilla Firefox was updated to version 3.5.6, fixing lots of bugs and various security issues.

The following issues were fixed :

- Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:
(MFSA 2009-65 / CVE-2009-3979 / CVE-2009-3980 / CVE-2009-3982)

- (bmo#504843,bmo#523816) Memory safety fixes in liboggplay media library. (MFSA 2009-66 / CVE-2009-3388)

- (bmo#515882,bmo#504613) Integer overflow, crash in libtheora video library. (MFSA 2009-67 / CVE-2009-3389)

- (bmo#487872) NTLM reflection vulnerability. (MFSA 2009-68 / CVE-2009-3983)

- (bmo#521461,bmo#514232) Location bar spoofing vulnerabilities. (MFSA 2009-69 / CVE-2009-3984 / CVE-2009-3985)

- (bmo#522430) Privilege escalation via chrome window.opener. (MFSA 2009-70 / CVE-2009-3986)


Apply SAT patch number 1709.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 43386

File Name: suse_11_MozillaFirefox-091217.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/22

Modified: 2016/12/21

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:suse_linux:11:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:MozillaFirefox-translations, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191-gnomevfs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191-gnomevfs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191-translations, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:mozilla-xulrunner191-translations-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/12/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3388, CVE-2009-3389, CVE-2009-3979, CVE-2009-3980, CVE-2009-3982, CVE-2009-3983, CVE-2009-3984, CVE-2009-3985, CVE-2009-3986

CWE: 94, 189, 399