openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2015-678)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 86595
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


MozillaFirefox was updated to version 41.0.2 to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2015-7184: Cross-origin restriction bypass using Fetch (bsc#950686).

These non-security issues were fixed :

- Fix a startup crash related to Yandex toolbar and Adblock Plus (bmo#1209124)

- Fix potential hangs with Flash plugins (bmo#1185639)

- Fix a regression in the bookmark creation (bmo#1206376)

- Fix a startup crash with some Intel Media Accelerator 3150 graphic cards (bmo#1207665)

- Fix a graphic crash, occurring occasionally on Facebook (bmo#1178601)


Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 86595

File Name: openSUSE-2015-678.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/26/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-translations-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:MozillaFirefox-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: 10/16/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7184