SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SAT Patch Numbers 8344 / 8346)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 70189
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.


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


This update to Firefox 17.0.9esr (bnc#840485) addresses :

- User-defined properties on DOM proxies get the wrong 'this' object. (MFSA 2013-91)

-. (CVE-2013-1737)

- Memory corruption involving scrolling. (MFSA 2013-90)

- use-after-free in mozilla::layout::ScrollbarActivity.

- Memory corruption in nsGfxScrollFrameInner::IsLTR().

- Buffer overflow with multi-column, lists, and floats.
(MFSA 2013-89)

- buffer overflow at nsFloatManager::GetFlowArea() with multicol, list, floats. (CVE-2013-1732)

- compartment mismatch re-attaching XBL-backed nodes.
(MFSA 2013-88)

- compartment mismatch in nsXBLBinding::DoInitJSClass.

- Mozilla Updater does not lock MAR file after signature verification. (MFSA 2013-83)

- MAR signature bypass in Updater could lead to downgrade.

- Calling scope for new JavaScript objects can lead to memory corruption. (MFSA 2013-82)

- ABORT: bad scope for new JSObjects: ReparentWrapper / (CVE-2013-1725)

- Use-after-free in Animation Manager during stylesheet cloning. (MFSA 2013-79)

- Heap-use-after-free in nsAnimationManager::BuildAnimations. (CVE-2013-1722)

- Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:24.0 / rv:17.0.9). (MFSA 2013-76)

- Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 17.0.9 and Firefox 24.0. (CVE-2013-1718)

- Buffer underflow when generating CRMF requests. (MFSA 2013-65)

- ASAN heap-buffer-overflow (read 1) in cryptojs_interpret_key_gen_type (CVE-2013-1705)


Apply SAT patch number 8344 / 8346 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 70189

File Name: suse_11_MozillaFirefox-130919.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/28/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


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:suse_linux:11:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:MozillaFirefox-translations, 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: 9/19/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1705, CVE-2013-1718, CVE-2013-1722, CVE-2013-1725, CVE-2013-1726, CVE-2013-1730, CVE-2013-1732, CVE-2013-1735, CVE-2013-1736, CVE-2013-1737