Security update for MozillaFirefox

SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2298-1
Rating: important
References: #1092548 #1096449 #1098998
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15

  • An update that fixes 20 vulnerabilities is now available.


    This update for MozillaFirefox to the 52.9 ESR release fixes the following

    These security issues were fixed:

    - Firefox ESR 52.9:
    - CVE-2018-5188 Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 60, Firefox ESR 60.1,
    and Firefox ESR 52.9 (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-12368 No warning when opening executable SettingContent-ms
    files (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-12366 Invalid data handling during QCMS transformations
    - CVE-2018-12365 Compromised IPC child process can list local filenames
    - CVE-2018-12364 CSRF attacks through 307 redirects and NPAPI plugins
    - CVE-2018-12363 Use-after-free when appending DOM nodes (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-12362 Integer overflow in SSSE3 scaler (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-12360 Use-after-free when using focus() (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-5156 Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is
    changed during capture (bsc#1098998).
    - CVE-2018-12359 Buffer overflow using computed size of canvas element

    - Firefox ESR 52.8:
    - CVE-2018-6126: Prevent heap buffer overflow in rasterizing paths in SVG
    with Skia (bsc#1096449).
    - CVE-2018-5183: Backport critical security fixes in Skia (bsc#1092548).
    - CVE-2018-5154: Use-after-free with SVG animations and clip paths
    - CVE-2018-5155: Use-after-free with SVG animations and text paths
    - CVE-2018-5157: Same-origin bypass of PDF Viewer to view protected PDF
    files (bsc#1092548).
    - CVE-2018-5158: Malicious PDF can inject JavaScript into PDF Viewer
    - CVE-2018-5159: Integer overflow and out-of-bounds write in Skia
    - CVE-2018-5168: Lightweight themes can be installed without user
    interaction (bsc#1092548).
    - CVE-2018-5178: Buffer overflow during UTF-8 to Unicode string conversion
    through legacy extension (bsc#1092548).
    - CVE-2018-5150: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 60 and Firefox ESR
    52.8 (bsc#1092548).

    These non-security issues were fixed:

    - Various stability and regression fixes
    - Performance improvements to the Safe Browsing service to avoid slowdowns
    while updating site classification data

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-1536=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • MozillaFirefox-52.9.0esr-3.7.12
      • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo-52.9.0esr-3.7.12
      • MozillaFirefox-debugsource-52.9.0esr-3.7.12
      • MozillaFirefox-translations-common-52.9.0esr-3.7.12
      • MozillaFirefox-translations-other-52.9.0esr-3.7.12
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le x86_64):
      • MozillaFirefox-devel-52.9.0esr-3.7.12