openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (openSUSE-SU-2014:0855-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 76339


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


seamonkey was updated to version 2.26.1 to fix nine security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (CVE-2014-1533/CVE-2014-1534)

- Use-after-free and out of bounds issues found using Address Sanitizer (CVE-2014-1536/CVE-2014-1537/CVE-2014-1538)

- Use-after-free in Event Listener Manager (CVE-2014-1540)

- Use-after-free with SMIL Animation Controller (CVE-2014-1541)

- Buffer overflow in Web Audio Speex resampler (CVE-2014-1542)

- Out of bounds write in NSPR (CVE-2014-1545)


Update the affected seamonkey packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 76339

File Name: openSUSE-2014-448.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/02

Modified: 2014/07/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#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-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-dom-inspector, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-irc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-translations-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-translations-other, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-venkman, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1533, CVE-2014-1534, CVE-2014-1536, CVE-2014-1537, CVE-2014-1538, CVE-2014-1539, CVE-2014-1540, CVE-2014-1541, CVE-2014-1542, CVE-2014-1543, CVE-2014-1545