SUSE SLES10 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2014:1458-3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83848

Synopsis

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

Description

This version update of Mozilla Firefox to 31.2.0ESR brings improvements, stability fixes and also security fixes for the following CVEs :

CVE-2014-1574, CVE-2014-1575, CVE-2014-1576 ,CVE-2014-1577, CVE-2014-1578, CVE-2014-1581, CVE-2014-1583, CVE-2014-1585, CVE-2014-1586

It also disables SSLv3 by default to mitigate the protocol downgrade attack known as POODLE.

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

Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=900941

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=905056

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=905528

http://www.nessus.org/u?191a2707

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1574/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1575/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1576/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1577/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1578/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1581/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1583/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1585/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1586/

http://www.nessus.org/u?3d33b30e

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83848

File Name: suse_SU-2014-1458-3.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/27

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox-branding-SLED, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox-translations, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nspr, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nspr-devel, 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:10

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1574, CVE-2014-1575, CVE-2014-1576, CVE-2014-1577, CVE-2014-1578, CVE-2014-1581, CVE-2014-1583, CVE-2014-1585, CVE-2014-1586

BID: 70424, 70425, 70426, 70427, 70428, 70430, 70436, 70439, 70440