Upstream information

CVE-2016-5293 at MITRE

Description

When the Mozilla Updater is run, if the Updater's log file in the working directory points to a hardlink, data can be appended to an arbitrary local file. This vulnerability requires local system access. Note: this issue only affects Windows operating systems. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1009026 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1010400 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.7.3-1.35
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE 13.1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-buildsymbols >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-debugsource >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-devel >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • libfreebl3 >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3 >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debugsource >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-devel >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
Patchnames:
2016-1407
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • MozillaFirefox >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.2-58.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.2-58.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.1.0-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA MozillaFirefox


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Not affected