openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2016-1392)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95552


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


MozillaFirefox is updated to version 50.0.2 which fixes the following issues :

- Firefox crashed with 3rd party Chinese IME when using IME text (fixed in version 50.0.1)

- Redirection from an HTTP connection to a data: URL could inherit wrong origin after an HTTP redirect (fixed in version 50.0.1, bmo#1317641, MFSA 2016-91, boo#1012807, CVE-2016-9078)

- Maliciously crafted SVG animations could cause remote code execution (fixed in version 50.0.2, bmo#1321066, MFSA 2016-92, boo##1012964, CVE-2016-9079)


Update the affected MozillaFirefox packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95552

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1392.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/06

Modified: 2017/01/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/04

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Firefox nsSMILTimeContainer::NotifyTimeChange() RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9078, CVE-2016-9079