SUSE SLES11 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SUSE-SU-2015:0173-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83677

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Mozilla Firefox has been updated to the 31.4.0ESR release, fixing bugs and security issues.

Mozilla NSS has been updated to 3.17.3, fixing a security issue and updating the root certificates list.

For more information, please refer to https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/ .

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-firefox-201501-10167

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp1-firefox-201501-10168

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906111

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=909563

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910647

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910669

http://www.nessus.org/u?42f36f07

http://www.nessus.org/u?3bb7c027

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1569/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8634/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8636/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8637/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8638/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8639/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8640/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8641/

http://www.nessus.org/u?dea0d08a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83677

File Name: suse_SU-2015-0173-1.nasl

Version: 2.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/20

Updated: 2019/09/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox-translations, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libfreebl3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nss, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nss-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nss-tools, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/12/15

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Firefox Proxy Prototype Privileged Javascript Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1569, CVE-2014-8634, CVE-2014-8636, CVE-2014-8637, CVE-2014-8638, CVE-2014-8639, CVE-2014-8640, CVE-2014-8641

BID: 71675, 72041, 72044, 72045, 72046, 72047, 72048, 72049