SUSE SLES10 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SUSE-SU-2016:1352-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 91281


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


Mozilla Firefox was updated to fix the following vulnerabilities (bsc#977333) :

CVE-2016-2805: Memory safety bug fixed in Firefox ESR 38.8 (MFSA 2016-39, bsc#977374)

CVE-2016-2807: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox ESR 45.1, Firefox ESR 38.8 and Firefox 46 (MFSA 2016-39, bsc#977376)

CVE-2016-2808: Write to invalid HashMap entry through (MFSA 2016-47, bsc#977386)

CVE-2016-2814: Buffer overflow in libstagefright with CENC offsets (MFSA 2016-44, bsc#977381)

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.


Update the affected Mozilla Firefox packages

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91281

File Name: suse_SU-2016-1352-1.nasl

Version: 2.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/20/2016

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:MozillaFirefox-translations, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:10

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/18/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/30/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2805, CVE-2016-2807, CVE-2016-2808, CVE-2016-2814