SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nspr, mozilla-nss (SUSE-SU-2015:1981-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86870


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


This Mozilla Firefox, NSS and NSPR update fixes the following security and non security issues.

- mozilla-nspr was updated to version 4.10.10 (bsc#952810)

- MFSA 2015-133/CVE-2015-7183 (bmo#1205157) NSPR memory corruption issues

- mozilla-nss was updated to (bsc#952810)

- MFSA 2015-133/CVE-2015-7181/CVE-2015-7182 (bmo#1192028, bmo#1202868) NSS and NSPR memory corruption issues

- Mozilla Firefox was updated to 38.4.0 ESR (bsc#952810)

- MFSA 2015-116/CVE-2015-4513 (bmo#1107011, bmo#1191942, bmo#1193038, bmo#1204580, bmo#1204669, bmo#1204700, bmo#1205707, bmo#1206564, bmo#1208665, bmo#1209471, bmo#1213979) Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:42.0 / rv:38.4)

- MFSA 2015-122/CVE-2015-7188 (bmo#1199430) Trailing whitespace in IP address hostnames can bypass same-origin policy

- MFSA 2015-123/CVE-2015-7189 (bmo#1205900) Buffer overflow during image interactions in canvas

- MFSA 2015-127/CVE-2015-7193 (bmo#1210302) CORS preflight is bypassed when non-standard Content-Type headers are received

- MFSA 2015-128/CVE-2015-7194 (bmo#1211262) Memory corruption in libjar through zip files

- MFSA 2015-130/CVE-2015-7196 (bmo#1140616) JavaScript garbage collection crash with Java applet

- MFSA 2015-131/CVE-2015-7198/CVE-2015-7199/CVE-2015-7200 (bmo#1204061, bmo#1188010, bmo#1204155) Vulnerabilities found through code inspection

- MFSA 2015-132/CVE-2015-7197 (bmo#1204269) Mixed content WebSocket policy bypass through workers

- MFSA 2015-133/CVE-2015-7181/CVE-2015-7182/CVE-2015-7183 (bmo#1202868, bmo#1192028, bmo#1205157) NSS and NSPR memory corruption issues

- fix printing on landscape media (bsc#908275)

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.


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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-firefox-20151105-12205=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-firefox-20151105-12205=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86870

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1981-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/11/13

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:X

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:libfreebl3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libsoftokn3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nspr, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:mozilla-nss, 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: 2015/11/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-4513, CVE-2015-7181, CVE-2015-7182, CVE-2015-7183, CVE-2015-7188, CVE-2015-7189, CVE-2015-7193, CVE-2015-7194, CVE-2015-7196, CVE-2015-7197, CVE-2015-7198, CVE-2015-7199, CVE-2015-7200

OSVDB: 129763, 129764, 129765, 129766, 129767, 129768, 129769, 129770, 129771, 129772, 129773, 129782, 129783, 129784, 129785, 129789, 129790, 129791, 129797, 129798, 129799, 129800, 129801