SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2017:0426-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97081

Synopsis

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

Description

MozillaFirefox 45 ESR was updated to 45.7 to fix the following issues (bsc#1021991) :

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5378: Pointer and frame data leakage of JavaScript objects (bsc#1021818)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5396: Use-after-free with Media Decoder (bsc#1021821)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5386: WebExtensions can use data:
protocol to affect other extensions (bsc#1021823)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5380: Potential use-after-free during DOM manipulations (bsc#1021819)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5390: Insecure communication methods in Developer Tools JSON viewer (bsc#1021820)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5373: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 51 and Firefox ESR 45.7 (bsc#1021824)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5375: Excessive JIT code allocation allows bypass of ASLR and DEP (bsc#1021814)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5376: Use-after-free in XSL (bsc#1021817)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5383: Location bar spoofing with unicode characters (bsc#1021822) Please see https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa20 17-02/ for more information.

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

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

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5:zypper in -t patch sleclo50sp3-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch slemap21-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch slessp3-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch sleposp3-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021814

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021817

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021818

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021819

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021820

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021821

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021822

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021823

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021824

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1021991

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-02/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5373/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5375/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5376/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5378/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5380/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5383/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5386/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5390/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5396/

http://www.nessus.org/u?fded08ba

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97081

File Name: suse_SU-2017-0426-1.nasl

Version: 3.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/09

Updated: 2019/09/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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:H/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: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: 2017/02/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5373, CVE-2017-5375, CVE-2017-5376, CVE-2017-5378, CVE-2017-5380, CVE-2017-5383, CVE-2017-5386, CVE-2017-5390, CVE-2017-5396