openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (openSUSE-2015-279)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82463

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

SeaMonkey was updated to 2.33.1 to fix several vulnerabilities.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- Privilege escalation through SVG navigation (CVE-2015-0818)

- Code execution through incorrect JavaScript bounds checking elimination (CVE-2015-0817)

Solution

Update the affected seamonkey packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=923534

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82463

File Name: openSUSE-2015-279.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/31

Updated: 2015/04/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0817, CVE-2015-0818